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Herbert Hoover

In this lesson, students read a short biography about the 31st president of the US. They learn and review new vocabulary and discuss the Great Depression.

Vocabulary
  • humanitarian
  • orphan
  • geology
  • peasant
  • wipe out
  • on the front lines
  • stock market
  • leery
  • collapse
  • shantytown
  • famine
PDF Content
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • discussion questions
  • research