"Don't Give Up" Constructed Response Activity
"The only thing to fear is fear itself."
1) Who said the above quote? What was his
position or title?
2) What important event in American History
was taking place during the time this statement was made?
3) Explain the meaning of
4) Compare the quote and the lyrics for the
Peter Gabriel song "Don't Give Up". Is there a common message or
meaning of both works? Are there differences? Cite language and lyrics to
support your answer.
5) Identify and discuss two specific problems
or difficulties people faced during this time.
6) What was the