FDR's Fireside Chats: The Power of Words


Subject:
Presidents by Name , Roosevelt, Franklin

Description:
This lesson plan (grades 9-12) focuses on the impact and appeal of two of Franklin Roosevelt's Fireside Chats. ("The first, 'The Bank Crisis, was given on March 12, 1933, and the second, 'On the New Deal,' was given on May 7, 1933.") Includes suggested activities, and links to audio and transcripts of chats and to related material. From EDSITEment, a joint project of the National Endowment for the Humanities and other organizations.

Publisher:
EDSITEment

Language:
English

Source:
http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?id=766


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