Title: It’s A Wonderful Life—The Roaring Twenties, Stock Market Crash, The Great Depression
The students will use the Internet to research the Roaring Twenties, The Stock Market Crash, and The Great Depression. They will also watch the movie “It’s A Wonderful Life” to see how people lived through these three dramatic eras. They will then create a PowerPoint presentation that reflects their knowledge of this dramatic time in United States history. This is a Commerce and Information Technology lesson plan.
Standard(s): [FIN] FN1 (9-12) 2: Analyze the history and role of the securities market to determine its impact on the global economy.