Educator Resources for Franklin D. Roosevelt

He won four consecutive presidential terms and guided the nation through the Great Depression and World War II! In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby introduce you to the amazing Franklin Delano Roosevelt, the 32nd President of the United States. You’ll learn about Roosevelt’s privileged upbringing in upstate New York, along with his early political career. You’ll hear about the paralytic illness he contracted in 1921, and how he faced this setback with courage and determination. You’ll learn about the New Deal, and how Roosevelt’s programs helped the nation recover from the depths of the Great Depression. Finally, you’ll discover the relationships Roosevelt forged with European leaders to defeat the Axis Powers and win World War II. So grab your favorite Scottish terrier and click on this movie!