Today we talked about the economics behind the Great Depression. We talked about beanie babies, bubbles, overproduction, banks, speculative frenzy, and so much more.
I've updated the PowerPoint as well.
I will not be here tomorrow. Here are the instructions and documents for the day:
Friday is a day to prepare yourself for Monday. On Monday you will have the class period to answer the following prompt:
What caused the Great Depression?
You will express your understanding of this prompt however you see fit. This could include (but is not limited to):
This assignment is worth 15 culminating points. You will have access to the textbook (chapter 30) as well as the attached documents. Friday should be spent reviewing the documents and brainstorming a plan for Monday.
Have a great weekend! (Good luck to those of you going to DECA!)