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Meet Kit: An American Girl Lesson for Grades 3-5

Meet Kit: An American Girl book cover

Students listen to the story Meet Kit about a young girl's life in America during the Great Depression. They learn through discussion and role-playing about the impact that unemployment and reduced consumer and business spending can have on people's lives.

•  Lesson (pdf)

•  Whiteboard (SMART/notebook)

•  Whiteboard (ActivInspire/flipchart)

This lesson plan is designed for teaching grades 3, 4, and 5.

Book written by Valerie Tripp / ISBN: 1-58485-016-7. This book is in print and available.


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Audience:   Elementary School, Middle School
Language:   English
Subjects:   Literature, History, Economics
Resource Types:   Lessons, SMART/Promethean/Whiteboard
Concepts:   Unemployment, Banks