Welcome: New Deal...Good Deal? or Bad Deal?
Description: In this webquest students will be exploring the provisions of Franklin D. Roosevelt's New Deal. They will not only be expected to circumspectly understand the programs that were administered, but also the preliminary background information and results that followed. With this knowledge, each student must come to their own conclusion about the effectiveness of this important event in American history.
Grade Level: 9-12
Curriculum: Social Studies
Keywords: Stock Market, deficit spending, Hundred Days, Fireside Chats, Securities and Exchange Commission, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, AAA, CCC, CWA, PWA, TVA, FERA, NRA, Bank runs, Social Security Act
Author(s): Jonathan Hart