Through his novel, The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald has depicted a critical era in United States history. You will be examining this time period to create a foundation which will help you better understand the novel. Use the following resources to help you navigate your way through this period in American history. As you research, keep in mind the essential question: How are people shaped by their time period?
The library has several databases that will be useful. Check out the following as you begin your exploration of the roaring 20s.
Cite your sources!
Mrs. Dickinson is requiring you to create and submit a works cited page for this project. BHS uses the MLA style of citation. Hopefully you all have your Style Manuals from last year. No?! Fear not, we have extra copies and it is also available on the Library Website.