Fireside chats with Mote

Use Mote and Google Slides to demonstrate understanding with fireside chats!

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This activity goes along with a World War 2 unit in US History, specifically FDR and his “Fireside Chats.” Students will use the template provided to write a short Fireside Chat script and they will use Mote to record themselves as if they were FDR addressing the nation concerning one of the major issues of the 1930s or 40s.

To help you and your students get started with fireside chats, the template is below