Climbing Out of the Great Depression: The New Deal

Climbing Out of the Great Depression: The New Deal

by Sean Price
     
 

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When the stock market crashed, Americans were in trouble. Jobs were very hard to find. Many people lost their homes and had no choice but to live in shacks. The newly elected President Franklin Roosevelt had a lot of work to do! He came up with a series of work programs called the New Deal. Find out about these programs and how they put America back to work. Each

Overview

When the stock market crashed, Americans were in trouble. Jobs were very hard to find. Many people lost their homes and had no choice but to live in shacks. The newly elected President Franklin Roosevelt had a lot of work to do! He came up with a series of work programs called the New Deal. Find out about these programs and how they put America back to work. Each book in the 'American History Through Primary Sources' series delivers curriculum content by way of primary source material. Background knowledge of the subject matter is incorporated into the text. The books use clear, predictable text structures and have been leveled by a literacy expert to ensure accessibility. Vocabulary is defined at the point of use.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781410931214
Publisher:
Raintree Publishers
Publication date:
12/28/2008
Series:
American History Through Primary Sources Series
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Sean Stewart Price has written more than 50 books for children and teenagers, and his biography "Front Page Lives: Benazir Bhutto" garnered a starred review from Booklist. He has edited nine books for teachers and contributed to numerous text books and reference works. A former managing editor of "Junior Scholastic" magazine in New York, Price has written articles for publications such as "National Geographic Kids" and "The New York Times Upfront". He lives with his family in Alabama.

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