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Jim Crow Laws Reading Comprehension Worksheet, DBQ, Civil Rights Movement
Article on what the Jim Crow laws were true/false comprehension questions multiple choice questions documents with open-ended questions 41 questions total Key included
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Emmett Till and The 16th Street Bombing - FREEBIE
This is an activity that can either be used as a homework activity, in class independent activity, or used with a small group of students. The passages are taken from npr.org and biography.com and are both easily accessible. Links to the article are included in the packet. The entire file is in Wo
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Civil Rights Movement Document Based Questions DBQ Free
Civil Rights Movement Document Based Questions DBQ #KINDNESSNATION #WEHOLDTHESETRUTHS Click here for the digital classroom version if you are a 1:1, Google, or Paperless Classroom This practice will allow your students to dig deep and analyze the various aspects concerning the Civil Rights Moveme
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Black History Reading Comprehension
“Black History Time Capsules” are designed to be used as supplemental materials alongside the Social Studies curriculum. When Black history is included, students are presented with surface level information about the same people year after year. These packets include primary sources, biographies, h
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13 Colonies - Pilgrims vs. Puritans - Reading and Comparison Chart and Key
13 Colonies - Pilgrims vs. Puritans - Reading and Comparison Chart - This 5 page resource relates to the 13 Colonies of American history and centers on the similarities and differences between the Pilgrims and the Puritans in early 13 Colonies history. The resource includes a detailed 2 page readin
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Brown v. Board of Education Reading Comprehension Worksheet, Civil Rights
1 page informational article on Brown v. Board of Education Matching and True/False questions for comprehension 4 documents with 12 DBQ key included
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George Washington Review Activities
Students read 2 primary sources (one on Washington's inauguration and one on his death) and answer 10 questions of varying difficulty. They then complete 5 creative tasks to fill in the gaps between Washington's inauguration and death, including a timeline, social media posts, and discussing the pr
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Middle Passage, Reading Practice, Primary Source
This handout provides students with space to practice annotations and note-taking. Students read a primary source account of the African slave trade and the Middle Passage. Excellent practice for Common Core State Standards. Ideal for US History and English classes. For older students - contains gra
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African American DBQ
This project invites students to create their own DBQ essay in which they research primary sources to support the question they ask about their favorite African American. This project should not be attempted until the students have had classroom practice with DBQs. Included is the directions, a rubr
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Gratitude Discussion Starters
These cards will help generate discussions about being thankful. They can be used to generate small group or whole class discussions, or can be used as journal starters. These discussion questions are good for any time of the year!
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The Creation of the Mayflower Compact
Too often, students believe that the Mayflower was only carrying Pilgrims. And that the Mayflower Compact was this divinely created document. In reality, there were others aboard, and the document was a tool of necessity. This document uses primary source material to show students the situation that
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Theme Lesson Plan: The Story of Ruby Bridges+follow-up Activities
This packet includes everything you need to teach a great theme lesson using the book The Story of Ruby Bridges by Robert Coles. This is a powerful story with many meaningful themes throughout. If you have a different book about Ruby Bridges, the activities would work well with that book as well.
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Selma - Document Based Question Bundle (Movie Guide + Essay Outline + DBQ)
**** If you purchase this product, you do not have to purchase the movie guide separately! This bundle includes the movie guide! DBQs are an excellent way to hit most of the Common Core standards in your class. If there is one activity that encapsulates the requirements of the Common Core - the DB
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Little Rock Nine Primary Source Activity 7-Pack & PBL Project
Tap into your students’ personal fears, life choices, critical thinking skills, and creativity in this 7 activity lesson pack covering the actions and people, from President Eisenhower and Governor Faubus to the 9 Little Rock Central High School students themselves, that turned a school year into a
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Reading Comprehension: Black History Time Capsules - The Harlem Renaissance
“Black History Time Capsules: The Harlem Renaissance” covers the cultural explosion that took place in Harlem in the early 20th century. This packet includes primary sources, biographies, historical facts, quotes, and pictures to add depth to the study of this period in American history. Save $4
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BLACK LIVES MATTER, Current Events, Common Core Unit
Great for Black History Month! This full unit covers multiple perspectives on the "Black Lives Matter" debate and allows students to find their own point of view on the issue. The unit includes a literary connection, background, historical connections, an implicit argument, arguments across multimed
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Nelson Mandela biography, questions, Apartheid, South African, Civil Rights
3 pages- biography 14 matching questions 2 documents to interpret with questions 22 questions total Key Included
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Primary Source Analysis:  Women in the Civil War Station Rotations
Get your students up and moving using these Women in the Civil War Station Rotations. Students will take an inquiry stance-- all stations help students answer the essential question, "How did the Civil War Challenge and Change the Role of Women & Notion of Womanhood in American Society?” On
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Civil Rights Movement: Successes & Failures Data Analysis
Civil Rights Movement: Successes & Failures Data Analysis is an excellent way to review the legacy of the Civil Rights Movement through common core analysis. First, students discuss the accomplishments of civil rights legislation, followed by common core analysis of data from recent U.S. Census
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11 Civil Rights Leaders, articles, questions, DBQs, poems, MLK, Parks, etc.
11 Civil Rights Leaders Biographies -Susan B. Anthony -Cesar Chavez -Frederick Douglass -Mohandas Gandhi -Rosa Parks -Nelson Mandela -Helen Keller -Martin Luther King, Jr. -Jackie Robinson -Booker T. Washington -Harriet Tubman Included in this document are in-depth biographies of each of the leade
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September 11 Gallery Walk.... 9-11 AKA 9/11
This is a great resource to remember September 11 and to help students who weren't even born when the event took place. This is such an important and somber turning-point in our history and this is a great platform to have discussions to ensure that the younger generation has a clear understanding
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Martin Luther King Jr. DBQ
Short DBQ about his speech and other notable things about MLK Jr.
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Labor Day Reading Comprehension Worksheet, September, Back to School
*Article *Key Included *10 Matching Questions *10 True/False Questions *6 Multiple Choice Questions *12 Document-Based Short Answer Questions *Keys Included
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Civil Rights Movements Centers- African Americans, Natives, Women, Apartheid
6 different articles with questions. Topics include: What are Civil Rights? The Abolition of Slavery The African American Civil Rights Movement Apartheid Native American Rights Women's Suffrage Each article includes a comprehension check with questions of varying types- multiple choice, true/false,
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History Crime Solvers: Who was here first?
Columbus crashed onto the shores of Hispaniola in 1492. He wasn't the first. As teachers we all know about Leif Erikson, but do you know the mystery and legend of those others that came before? Have students dig into primary and secondary sources the first weeks of school eagerly trying to decipher
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13 Colonies / Colonial America Primary Source Activity 6-Pack
Guide your students through the rough start of the Puritans and Jamestown settlers, the horrendous treatment of American Indians and Africans, and the class struggle between the landed aristocracy and the masses in this engaging primary source collection. Featured voices in this collision of cultur
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Meet Rosie the Riveter
This Rosie the Riveter activity first has students try to answer 5 questions based on prior knowledge of women during World War 2. They then read about Rosie the Riveter and the 4 women who inspired the iconic image. Then students answer the same questions with their new knowledge and answer 4 new
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Women's Suffrage Mini Lesson
Students read background information about suffrage and women's fight to get the right to vote, culminating in the 19th Amendment. There are 7 opinion based questions scattered through the paragraphs that students can answer individually or in pairs. The 8th question is a small activity for studen
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Freedom Summer Primary Source Activity (Civil Rights Movement)
Freedom Summer Primary Source Activity teaches students about the efforts to register African Americans voters in the South and the fight against them. Using common core techniques, students analyze two primary source documents from both sides of the battle. Students get a deep common core understa
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The Reform Movement 1820 to 1860
This workbook takes you though the lives of several reformers who dedicated themselves to changing American society. Topics explored include the abolitionist movement, women’s rights, treatment of the mentally ill and changing education. Some of the people that you will learn about are Dorothea
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Letter from Birmingham Jail Martin Luther King Jr Argumentative Opinion Writing
This is a classroom tested reading comprised of the first half of King's great Letter from Birmingham Jail. I have included the first half for several reasons -- it already is a 10 page reading (5 double sided) with a page of vocabulary words with relevant definitions. Your handout will have space
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The Emancipation Proclamation Analysis
Students analyze Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation from the Civil War, answer 7 questions, and complete 3 creative tasks. This would be great for a sub and the answers are included where appropriate. Sample questions include: --In your own words, who would be accepted into the Union mil
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Reading Comprehension: Black History Time Capsules Bundle
“Black History Time Capsules” are designed to be used as supplemental materials alongside the Social Studies curriculum. These packets include primary sources, biographies, historical facts, quotes, and pictures to bring Black history to life. NOTE: This is a discounted, BUNDLE pack of my five "B
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Abigail Adams Remember the Ladies Letter Analysis
Students read the "Remember the Ladies" letter Abigail Adams wrote to John Adams and answer 12 questions. There is also a 3 part vocabulary activity for students to complete. The answers are included where appropriate and this would be great for a sub! This would work well in an Early American Hi
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Maya Angelou: Influential Women in History {10 page biography unit}
Have students research and learn about one of history’s most influential women! Designed specifically for instruction of the Common Core RI standards, this product has been classroom tested and approved for close reading, homework, morning work and plenty more! *** Product Details *** - Maya Ange
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Era of Reform / Abolition / Era of the Common Man Primary Source Activity 6-Pack
Challenge your students to wonder what was really meant by the famous words, “In Order to Form a More Perfect Union,” by exploring the arguments of antebellum abolitionists, women’s rights activists, and others in this engaging primary source collection that asks, “Why not us, too?” Featured voice
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Civil Rights Movement Primary Source Document Analysis Activity 6-Pack
Guide your students through Brown v. Board, Little Rock Nine, desegregation, the Civil Right Act of 1964, and the Selma March with a focused analysis of up to 6 different Civil Rights Movement primary source documents covering using the effective HIPPOS method! Featured voices in this fight for eq
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To Publish or Not to Publish- Ethics in Photojournalism
To Publish or Not to Publish- Ethics in Photojournalism A mixture of Mind Mission activity and DBQ strategy, To Publish or Not to Publish- Ethics in Photojournalism honors the Civil Rights movement of the 1960’s in Birmingham, Alabama. As photo editors, students analyze an archival p
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Jackie Robinson biography, questions, documents, Civil Rights, baseball, sports
Biography of Jackie Robinson with pictures 12 matching questions 11 multiple choice comprehension questions 4 documents with questions (18) key included
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Joyeux Noel (movie)  Worksheet -- with answer sheet
Joyeux Noel is one of the greatest movies ever made, and I like to show it just before introducing a U.S. History segment on World War One. My wife, a French teacher, also shows it in her French classes. This worksheet has a variety of content-based questions requiring 1-3 sentence answers, along
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Thanksgiving Primary Source Analysis and Creative Questions
Students read 2 short passages on Thanksgiving, one on the first Thanksgiving and the other on how Thanksgiving became a national holiday. They then answer 10 questions of varying academic and creative natures. This would be great for a sub! Sample questions include: --Inferring from the text,
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Washington vs. Du Bois Paired Primary Source & Extended Writing
Strengthen students' skills in analyzing Booker T. Washington’s Atlanta Exposition Address and W.E.B. Du Bois’s response, "Of Mr. Washington and Others,” and playing them against the backdrop of the Gilded Age in a text-driven, evidence-based extended writing sample. *******************************
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Dred Scott Supreme Court Decision: Common Core Analysis
Dred Scott Case Common Core Analysis of the Justice’s Opinions: Dred Scott was an enslaved African American who sued for his freedom and his case went all the way to the Supreme Court. This is a great activity to help your students dive deeper into the Dred Scott v. Sanford case by annotating prima
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Ruby Bridges - Research Simulation Task
This product contains a research simulation task on Ruby Bridges. To complete this RST, students will read a passage, watch a video, search the web, and create a timeline, in order to gather information about Ruby Bridges' life. Using this information, students have to answer a culminating writing
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Harriet Tubman biography, questions, poem, Black History, Slavery, DBQ
Biography- 10 matching 10 true/false 8 multiple choice Document Based Questions- Map, Newspaper add 13 questions Poem- 1 page 6 multiple choice questions Keys included
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Holiday: Labor Day,  doesn't have to be boring
On your mark, set, GO! Your students will be off and running to learn, analyze and discover. It is the beginning of the year, take the opportunity to team and community build with a primary source scavenger hunt. Students will work in teams of 4-5, to develop a strategy of attack to dig through the
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Civil Rights DBQ
This is a GREAT resource for a U.S. history class or any English classroom that wants to read and analyze primary source documents, particularly related to the Civil Rights Movement. This resource contains 13 primary source documents related to the Civil Rights Movement, including photos, extended
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Westward Expansion DBQ: Wild West Women- Victims of the time? or rugged outlaws?
Westward Expansion DBQ: Wild West Women- Victims of the time? or rugged outlaws? deserving of their crime Women include: Belle Starr, Annie Oakley, Pearl Hart, and Calamity Jane Background: Women of the American wild west had to be a resourceful lot to cope with the elements that surrounded them:
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Black History Close Reading & Writing Theme Unit
This bundle comes with 6 passages that can be easily differentiated to support your own individual classroom needs during close reading, guided reading, and much more!
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A Christmas Carol Constructed Response Package: Common Core
Please click the little green star in the upper right section of this page and select to "Follow" me. I promise you my creative lessons and common core based designs will not disappoint you. I have included 11 constructed response items based on A Christmas Carol. This is one of my favorites. These
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AP Gov - The Growth of Presidential Powers: Assessing the Expansion of Power
Although the founding fathers designed the office of the presidency to be remarkably less powerful than that of the legislative branch, the office of the president has grown in its power tremendously since its early conception. Some of this strength is a result of its inherent potential, sometimes i
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Person of the Year Close Reading & Writing Response
This is a paired passage set and informative prompt designed to help students prepare for any CCSS writing assessment. There are four text sources on the same topic, a writing prompt (opinion), a planning sheet, and blank lined writing pages that are similar to what students will see on the assessme
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