This document contains highlighted close reading questions for the Monroe Doctrine. This allows students to read the document closely to get a better understanding of it and use their own interpretations. There are also bigger questions for after the close reading. There is a teacher copy of the text highlighted to use as a guide of what the students' should like when they are done. Students should be prepared to support anything they have highlighted. Great close reading for Social Studies that fulfills the objectives of the Common Core Literacy Standards.