In his first inaugural address, on March 4, 1933, President Franklin Roosevelt promised a brighter future to the nation. He said, “Let me assert my firm belief that the only thing we have to fear is fear itself.”
What did President Roosevelt mean by this remark? Describe a time when fear held you back. How can fear be helpful? How can it be harmful?
American History 2
What is a "bellringer"?
A "bellringer" is an opening activity for our class. It will usually consist of a short writing prompt related to a topic we will cover in class each day.
Read the blog post with today's opening question. Respond to the question with a paragraph of about 5 sentences.