Classroom Lesson: Family Budgets and the Great Depression
This lesson aligns with the C3 Framework for Social Studies Standards (D2.His.1.6-8; D2.His.1.9-12; D2.His.2.6-8; D2.Eco.11.6-8; D2.Eco.11.9-12; D2.Eco.12.6-8; D2.Eco.12.9-12).
This lesson aligns with the National Standards in Economics (Standard 13).
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- "Retail Prices of Food," a publication by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 1937-1969
- Bulletins of the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, 1895-1988
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