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This week in class, we’re reading "President Roosevelt’s First Fireside Chat" by President Franklin D. Roosevelt.
In “President Roosevelt’s First Fireside Chat: The Banking Crisis,” President Roosevelt explains the banking crisis and the need for the government’s intervention over a radio-broadcast to American citizens.
"How has America changed over time?", "How does fear drive action?", and "Why do people succeed?"
Ways to support your child:
- Ask your child about this speech at home:
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: