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Ch 25: The American Journey Chapter 25: The Depression & the New Deal

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The Depression & the New Deal chapter of this Glencoe The American Journey Companion Course helps students learn the essential lessons associated with the Great Depression and the New Deal. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Depression & the New Deal textbook chapter.

How It Works:

  • Identify the lessons in the Glencoe Depression & the New Deal chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons with this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover Depression and New Deal topics you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Students will learn:

  • Causes of the Great Depression
  • The policies of President Hoover
  • FDR and the first New Deal
  • Economic and cultural results of the Great Depression
  • The second New Deal

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5 Lessons in Chapter 25: The American Journey Chapter 25: The Depression & the New Deal
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The Great Depression: The Wall Street Crash of 1929 and Other Causes

1. The Great Depression: The Wall Street Crash of 1929 and Other Causes

October 29, 1929, marked the beginning of the Great Depression in the United States. Learn about this event, including the factors that contributed to the collapse of the American economy.

President Herbert Hoover and the Great Depression

2. President Herbert Hoover and the Great Depression

During his tenure, President Herbert Hoover attempted to end the Great Depression. Learn about his various policies in dealing with the economic collapse and their overall impact on the Depression in this video lesson.

Franklin D. Roosevelt and the First New Deal: The First 100 Days

3. Franklin D. Roosevelt and the First New Deal: The First 100 Days

President Franklin Roosevelt's first New Deal program represented an aggressive legislative campaign to relieve American suffering and end the Great Depression. Learn more about the first 100 days of the New Deal.

America During the Great Depression: The Dust Bowl, Unemployment & Cultural Issues

4. America During the Great Depression: The Dust Bowl, Unemployment & Cultural Issues

The Great Depression was a period of economic hardship for a majority of Americans. Learn about the devastating conditions created by the Depression and the American response to the tragedy.

Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Second New Deal

5. Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Second New Deal

President Franklin Roosevelt's second New Deal represented a more conservative approach to battling the Great Depression. Learn more about the program, including its legislation and legacy.

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