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Eleanor Roosevelt- Mini BiographyLesson Planet
4 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
"I think every First Lady since Eleanor Roosevelt is measured against Eleanor Roosevelt." With this brief mini-bio, discover how the longest-serving First Lady of the United States expanded the role by developing her own constituency,...
Eleanor Roosevelt: First Lady, Diplomat, and ActivistLesson Planet
3rd - 7th CCSS: Designed
Scholars analyze the impact Eleanor Roosevelt had on not just the nation, but also on the world. Primary sources and video clips help form a picture of the First Lady and her accomplishments. As a final activity, individuals create...
Women’s History Month Eleanor Roosevelt : Verb CorrectionsLesson Planet
6th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Read a short passage about Eleanor Roosevelt while hunting for errors in verb use. To give your kids some help, count up the errors beforehand and provide struggling learners with the number of errors.
Eleanor Roosevelt: Economics, Discovery and Daily LifeLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Examine the causes and effects of the Great Depression and the role of Eleanor Roosevelt during the era. Pupils take an inventory of their home for wants and needs, and conduct online research on The Great Depression. They then convert...
Primary Source Worksheet: Citizen Letters to President and Mrs. Roosevelt Concerning the DepressionLesson Planet
8th - 11th
A letter addressed to President Roosevelt and another addressed to Eleanor Roosevelt offer insight not only into these two amazing historical figures, but also into the struggles people faced during the Great Depression.
The Roosevelts: An Intimate History—Snapshot LessonsLesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The Roosevelt family was one of the most influential and prominent political forces in the 20th century, leaving behind a wide-ranging legacy of conservation, progressivism, and economic growth. Learn more about President Theodore...
Universal Declaration of Human RightsLesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What rights are guaranteed to students? Do they align with the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, which was approved by the United Nations in 1948? Middle and high schoolers present persuasive arguments about the rights they believe...
Eleanor Roosevelt and the Rise of Social Reform in the 1930'sLesson Planet
Eleventh graders explore the various roles that Eleanor Roosevelt took on. In this US History lesson, 11th graders analyze the views that Eleanor Roosevelt held as an advocate for social justice. Students evaluate her contributions to...
Franklin D. Roosevelt- Mini BiographyLesson Planet
5 mins 8th - 12th
The New Deal, Fireside Chats, the Arsenal for Democracy, the Four Freedoms. This short video of Franklin D. Roosevelt, the 32nd President of the United States, provides viewers with a brief overview of FDR's life and accomplishments.
Eleanor Roosevelt and the Universal Declaration of Human RightsLesson Planet
5th - 8th
Young scholars explore the leadership of Eleanor Roosevelt through the use of historical documents. They examine the complexity of the creation of international documents. Students explore the Human Rights Declaration.
On This Day: The United Nations CharterLesson Planet
3 mins 7th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewEstablished after the devastation of World War II, the United Nations was meant to uphold peace among nations—though the idea isn't without its critics. Using newsreel footage from its establishment and videos of politicians from Eleanor...
Eleanor Roosevelt and Hillary Clinton: Activist First LadiesLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed
Students are divided into six smaller groups, with each group assigned to the task of exploring one of the aspects of the lives of both Eleanor Roosevelt and Hillary Clinton. They prepare a grid on which to record their findings and...
FDR: Fireside Chats, the New Deal, and EleanorLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students examine the role of the Roosevelts in Washington. In this U.S. history lesson plan, students explore the Fireside Chats, Social Security Act, Civilian Conservation Corps, Land-Lease Act, and the involvement of Eleanor Roosevelt...
The Holocaust & the Universal Declaration of Human RightsLesson Planet
6th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
It's hard to believe that such atrocities against human rights could occur in the 20th century. Young historians analyze several primary source documents regarding the Holocaust before incorporating the information they have gathered...
Eleanor Roosevelt, A Leader Who Helps PeopleLesson Planet
1st - 2nd
Young scholars are introduced to Eleanor Roosevelt the person. They are introduced to how she cared about people. Students are introduced to the concept of leadership. They write a poem about Eleanor Roosevelt as a leader, or they...