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LESSON PLAN: Living in the "Great Depression" - GRADE 6-12

In this lesson students interview a person who has lived during an important economic event. As there are few individuals now alive who experienced the Great Depression, replace with an interviewee who was present during an important modern economic event - such as the Inflation of the 1970s, the late 1980s Japanese bubble, or why the SuperFerry was shut down, etc. For grades 6-12.

Living in the Great Depression - Economics (1982)
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