The Civilian Conservation Corps: A Good Deal from the New Deal

The Civilian Conservation Corps: A Good Deal from the New Deal

The Civilian Conservation Corps: A Good Deal from the New Deal

Help save America’s natural resources

The year is 1933. U.S. forests have been destroyed by logging, the soil is blowing away and Americans are suffering through the Great Depression. Students enroll in a CCC camp, work together to earn a living for their families and rescue America's vanishing natural resources.

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History Live

FDR, the Great Depression and the New Deal
Grades 4-6
Length of time: 
50 minutes
Cost: 
$75/program for schools in Minnesota
$120/program for schools outside of Minnesota