Presentation on theme: "1932 Presidential Election"— Presentation transcript:
11932 Presidential Election Hoover vs. Roosevelt1932 Presidential ElectionShould the government provide for the needsof its people in times of crisis and get involvedin the economy?
2Learning TargetsCompare and contrast the plans of Hoover and Roosevelt.Determine who the best candidate is for the United States.Create a political cartoon which supports their choice.
3Hoover’s Plan Gov’t should stay small Private charities should help Ask farmers to limit productionNo handouts from the gov’tLimited loans to businesses
4Hoover’s Plan: Two-Sentence Summary Review your notes on Hoover’s Plan. Summarize his plans in two sentences.
5Roosevelt’s Plan “New Deal”—expand gov’t role Gov’t provide jobs and basic needsReform banks and stock marketTry different programs—act now!
6Roosevelt’s Plan: Two-Sentence Summary Review your notes on Roosevelt’s Plan. Summarize his plans in two sentences.
7Assignment Read campaign speech excerpts (primary sources) 2.Add to notes as you read:-- 3 bullet points-- Extra Challenge: Add a quote.3. Create political cartoon criticizing or supporting a candidate.4. Choose one position and one image.-- Remember to be symbolic (show the criticism or supportive reason)-- Illustrate vs. tell-- Use labels and titles
81932 Election Results Hoover Roosevelt 22.8 million votes 6 of the 48 statesRoosevelt22.8 million votes42 of the 48 statesClickers for 2012.