You Selected:

Prices

Under $5

Types

DBQs

Grades

Other

Subjects

Common Core

Apply

Top Resource Types

Rating

showing 1-52 of 3,500 results

Christopher Columbus: Hero or Villain? Students investigate his legacy with DBQ!
Christopher Columbus: Hero or Villain? Students investigate his legacy with DBQ! The Christopher Columbus, Hero or Villain, activity is also included as part of the much larger Renaissance Unit Bundle, located here: Renaissance Bundle! 10 resources for Renaissance, Reformation, and Exploration!
$4.99
225 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (4.87 MB)

Salem Witch Trials: CSI Investigation! Was there witchcraft in Salem? Google 1:1
Salem Witch Trials - A CSI Investigation! Was there witchcraft in Salem? A great supplement to the Crucible & Google 1:1 Compatible! This Salem Witch Trials CSI Investigation is included in the larger 13 Colonies Unit and the CSI American History Bundle: Setting the 13 Colonies Unit! CSI Amer
$4.99
218 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (27.08 MB)

Alexander the Great: A Hero or a Villain?  A common-core ready investigation!
Alexander the Great: A Hero or a Villain? A common-core ready investigation! This Alexander the Great, Hero or Villain, lesson is included in the larger "Ancient Greece Unit" located here: Ancient Greece Unit: 15 engaging lessons to teach Ancient Greece! Buy the bundle and save a bundle! --
$4.99
194 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (5.18 MB)

American Revolution: Road to the Revolution Document-Based Questions (DBQs)
American Revolution Document-Based Questions (DBQs) are a great way to expose students to primary sources as well as to make them think about an event in history and respond to it. This unit can be used in a few ways. I project the full-page images on my board so that we can discuss them, and then
$3.00
194 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (3.3 MB)

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.
$2.50
151 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (1.61 MB)

Boston Massacre, American Revolution, and Primary and Secondary Source Analysis!
Boston Massacre, American Revolution, and Primary and Secondary Source Analysis! Uncover Bias! This Boston Massacre lesson is included in the larger Causes of the American Revolution Unit, located here: Causes of the American Revolution Unit! Buy the bundle and save over 25%! ------------ In thi
$3.00
144 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (7.7 MB)

American Revolution Primary Sources! Stamp Act & More in the American Revolution
American Revolution Primary Sources! Stamp Act & More in the American Revolution! The Primary Sources in the Revolutionary War lesson is included in the larger Causes of the American Revolution Unit, located here: Causes of the American Revolution Unit! Buy the bundle and save over 25%! ----
$3.99
137 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (4.62 MB)

Fall of Rome: A Student Investigation! Explore 7 Documents For Why Rome Fell!
Fall of Rome: A Student Investigation! Explore 7 Documents For Why Rome Fell! This Fall of Rome Investigation is included in two bundles to save you big! Ancient Rome Unit: 14 fun, student-centered activities to teach Ancient Rome! Middle Ages Unit: 16 Engaging Lessons to teach the Middle Ages (M
$4.99
136 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (10.61 MB)

Japanese Internment Camps Primary Source Reading & Worksheet
Japanese Internment Camps Primary Source Reading & Worksheet This is a marvelous first-person account of what it was like for a 19-year-old girl from California to be placed into an internment camp during World War II. Told in a passionate, engaging style by civil rights activist Yuri Kochiya
$1.99
136 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (529.53 KB)

September 11 Attacks - Reading and Questions with Key (9/11)
6 page September 11 (9/11) package includes a two page engaging and informative reading (visual and text) related to the terrorist attacks. This is a great activity for having students analyzing a reading and for analyzing the September 11 (9/11) Attacks and the aftermath. The reading and questions
$3.50
133 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (1.01 MB)

Causes of the Civil War - Primary Source Analysis
Understanding the causes of the Civil War can be a complex task for elementary-age students. This series of worksheets hooks students with primary sources and critical thinking prompts to provide an engaging introduction to the Civil War. This is not an in-depth primary source analysis activity, bu
$3.00
101 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (31.13 MB)

Document Based Question (DBQ) Ancient Egypt-Common Core State Standards CCSS
This DBQ addresses the Common Core State Standards. It has been updated with a page outlining the English Language Arts/History/Social Studies grades 6-8, 9-10, and 11-12 CCSS that it addresses. **You can buy all SIX Ancient History DBQ's in a separate listing here and SAVE over $10.00 vs. buyin
$4.00
98 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (13.37 MB)

Document Based Question (DBQ) Ancient Greece-Common Core State Standards CCSS
This DBQ addresses the Common Core State Standards. It has been updated with a page outlining the English Language Arts/History/Social Studies grades 6-8, 9-10, and 11-12 CCSS that it addresses. **You can buy all SIX Ancient History DBQ's in a separate listing here and SAVE over $10.00 vs. buyin
$4.00
92 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (16.42 MB)

Ancient Egypt's Book of the Dead Primary Source Analysis Worksheet
This excellent analysis of the Book of the Dead from Ancient Egypt integrates Common Core reading strategies with a fantastic primary source document! The resource features an introduction and then several excerpts from the Book of the Dead followed by open-ended analysis questions, a chart, and fi
$2.00
86 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (231.85 KB)

Sharecropping during Reconstruction: Was life fair or unfair for the freedmen?
Sharecropping during Reconstruction: Was life fair or unfair for the freedmen? This lesson is included as part of the American Reconstruction Unit Plan, located here: American Reconstruction Unit Plan! Buy the Bundle and save a Bundle! ---------------------------- In this very engaging and Comm
$3.00
85 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (7.74 MB)

Monroe Doctrine: Students investigate & make inferences on Monroe Doctrine!
Monroe Doctrine: Students investigate & make inferences to learn Monroe Doctrine! Google 1:1 Compatible! This lesson is part of the "Jefferson, Madison, and Monroe" Unit Plan, located here: Jefferson, Madison, Monroe Unit Plan! 12 fun lessons for Jeffersonian America! Buy the bundle and save
$3.99
84 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (6.59 MB)

CONSTITUTION DAY SCAVENGER HUNT: A Primary Source Analysis
To better understand the basic information within the U.S. Constitution, students will browse through this primary source document and find the main ideas regarding the 7 Articles and 27 Amendments. Included are 17 questions about the articles, and 27 questions about the amendments. All questions
$3.00
82 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (13.36 MB)

Native Americans Myth-Busters! Students "bust" 5 American Indian myths!
Native Americans Myth-Busters! Students "bust" 5 American Indian myths! In this highly-engaging lesson, students seek to prove or "bust" 5 myths surrounding Native Americans (American Indians). Students examine SIX different sources and gather evidence to prove or bust 5 myths regarding Native Ame
$3.99
82 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (10.52 MB)

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
$3.00
78 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (756.9 KB)

Pearl Harbor Primary Source Analysis Compare 3 Points of View
Students read 3 accounts of the events at Pearl Harbor from the point of view of an American soldier, a Japanese bomber, and the White House, answer 23 questions, and compare and contrast the accounts. Two questions have students connect the material to today. They also complete an image analysis
$4.00
77 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (4.22 MB)

World War II Causes – Primary Source Analysis BUNDLE
Students will be able to understand the causes of World War II by analyzing several primary sources (political cartoons, speeches, radio-addresses, charts, graphs, etc.) Several documents are included. Pick and choose which documents work best with your class. This purchase includes the following
$4.00
74 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (7.36 MB)

Louisiana Purchase Investigation: Primary Sources to Navigate Jefferson's Deal!
Louisiana Purchase Investigation: Primary Sources to Navigate Jefferson's Deal! This lesson is part of the "Jefferson, Madison, and Monroe" Unit Plan, located here: Jefferson, Madison, Monroe Unit Plan! 12 fun lessons for Jeffersonian America! Buy the bundle and save over 20%! -------------------
$4.99
71 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (12.02 MB)

Manifest Destiny PowerPoint & Handouts
Highly visual Manifest Destiny PowerPoint covers topics such as Louisiana Purchase, Trail of Tears, Dawes Act, 2nd Great Awakening, Mexican American War, Homesteads, Mining, etc... This Download included: -PowerPoint -Cornell Fill-in-the-blank notes -Checking for Understanding questions embedded -
$4.00
70 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (87.14 MB)

Great Depression-The Causes of the Great Depression DBQ Print & Digital
For this common-core aligned activity students will analyze primary and secondary sources to determine the causes of the Great Depression in the United States. First, students will read and answer critical-thinking questions to obtain historical context about the time period. They will then analyze
$3.59
69 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (1.46 MB)

U.S. Constitution Preamble Worksheet DBQ: Students Write Preamble in Own Words
With this worksheet, students will learn about the history and purpose of the Preamble of the Constitution of the United States of America. They will also learn to engage with the language of primary documents. For this activity, the Preamble is broken down into manageable sections. Students will b
$2.00
67 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (1.12 MB)

Document Based Question (DBQ) Ancient Rome-Common Core State Standards CCSS
This DBQ addresses the Common Core State Standards. It has been updated with a page outlining the English Language Arts/History/Social Studies grades 6-8, 9-10, and 11-12 CCSS that it addresses. **You can buy all SIX Ancient History DBQ's in a separate listing here and SAVE over $10.00 vs. buyin
$4.00
65 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (12.08 MB)

U.S. Constitution Bill of Rights Worksheet DBQ: Read and Understand
With this worksheet, students will learn about the Bill of Rights, the first 10 Amendments to the U.S. Constitution. They will also learn to engage with the language of primary documents. For this activity, the students will read the actual words of the Bill of Rights. They will then answer fill-in
$2.00
63 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (1.42 MB)

Document Worksheet on the American Homefront During World War II
This 4 page packet includes 6 documents related to the American homefront during World War II. Students analyze key information from short paragraphs, posters, and more. This is a fantastic overview of how life changed for Americans during the war. Included topics are the changing role of women, i
$3.00
62 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (958.53 KB)

Black Death - Source Analysis (Questions / Assignment with Rubric and Key)
14 page Black Death lesson includes 5 engaging and informative sources (visual and text) related to the Black Death in Europe during the Middle Ages. The sources captures the realities of the plague in the time period. The sources provide evidence related to the causes of the plague and how it impac
$3.50
61 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (1.54 MB)

World War One Lesson: M.A.I.N. Causes of WWI
Before we get to the actual war itself it is most important for students to understand how we got there. The four underlying causes of the war which we will be covering are Militarism, Alliances, Imperialism and Nationalism: which we will refer to as the M.A.I.N. causes of World War I. In this ass
$2.99
60 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (4.08 MB)

Checks and Balances DBQ or primary source activity
Checks and Balances Writing Assignment/ DBQ Checks and Balances is an important part of every American government unit. This resource can be used two ways: have students just answer the questions or apply their knowledge to a writing piece. These activities could be used in class, with a partne
$2.50
60 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (3.4 MB)

Document Based Question (DBQ) Ancient China-Common Core State Standards CCSS
This DBQ addresses the Common Core State Standards. It has been updated with a page outlining the English Language Arts/History/Social Studies grades 6-8, 9-10, and 11-12 CCSS that it addresses. **You can buy all SIX Ancient History DBQ's in a separate listing here and SAVE over $10.00 vs. buying
$4.00
58 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (13.49 MB)

Civil War Haircut Primary Source Reading
Civil War Primary Source Reading Activity This excellent primary source features an amusing story of a Confederate soldier in the Civil War attempting to get a haircut before battle. Students read the story, then answer several comprehension questions and create a visual to show the amusing scene.
$1.50
56 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (126.86 KB)

Reconstruction Part II- Primary Sources for Freedmen's Bureau and Sharecropping.
This original activity by Primary Source is intended to help students understand how the nation was rebuilt during Reconstruction (Freedmen's Bureau, sharecropping). Students are asked to study images of the nation's recovery in action, then write captions for a newspaper to demonstrate their unders
$2.50
55 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (460.45 KB)

Westward Expansion: Louisiana Purchase & Lewis & Clark - Geography, Common Core
In this highly engaging activity, students will analyze the social, political and economic implications of the Louisiana Territory and students will simulate the Lewis and Clark expedition. This lesson is part of a larger unit. Purchase the entire unit and save nearly 30% Westward Expansion Unit C
$2.00
53 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (10.09 MB)

Brown v. Board of Education Reading Comprehension Worksheet, Civil Rights
$1.50
53 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (4.55 MB)

Conquistadors: Why were the Spanish able to easily defeat the natives? A DBQ!
Conquistadors: Why were the Spanish able to easily defeat the natives? A DBQ! 1:1 Google Compatible! This conquistador, exploration, and 13 Colonies lesson is included in the TWO larger bundles to save you big! The 13 Colonies Unit! The Mesoamerica Unit: 8 fun, hands-on resources for the Incas,
$4.00
52 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (2.31 MB)

Columbian Exchange Lesson
Columbian Exchange Lesson and Writing Activity 26 pages - This includes a teacher copy, so there are repeat pages! Included in this purchase: - Lesson Plan that describes how you can use these resource to teach about the Columbian Exchange. - 2 pages of notes on Columbian Exchange, map of New Wo
$3.00
50 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (1.89 MB)

Ku Klux Klan: Students investigate an American Terrorist Group! The KKK!
Ku Klux Klan: Students investigate an American Terrorist Group! The KKK! This lesson is included as part of the American Reconstruction Unit Plan, located here: American Reconstruction Unit Plan! Buy the Bundle and save a Bundle! ---------------------------- In this highly-engaging and very Com
$4.99
49 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (12.98 MB)

Document Based Question (DBQ) The Middle Ages-Common Core State Standards CCSS
This DBQ addresses the Common Core State Standards. It has been updated with a page outlining the English Language Arts/History/Social Studies grades 6-8, 9-10, and 11-12 CCSS that it addresses. **You can buy all SIX Ancient History DBQ's in a separate listing here and SAVE over $10.00 vs. buyin
$4.00
48 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (10.7 MB)

Reconstruction Part III- Primary Sources for Jim Crow Laws
This original activity by Primary Source asks students to consider if Reconstruction worked when presented with the advent of Jim Crow laws and voting restrictions intended to disenfranchise black men. Students compare the quality of a white school and a colored school in the same county to determin
$2.50
45 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (328.38 KB)

Cold War - Reagan's 'Tear Down This Wall!' - Speech Analysis and Answer Key
Cold War - Reagan's 'Tear Down This Wall!' - Speech Analysis - This 8 page Cold War resource includes a speech analysis of Ronald Reagan's famous Brandenburg Gate Speech in Berlin in which he famously declared 'tear down this wall'. The resource includes excerpts from the overall speech in order to
$3.00
43 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (322.75 KB)

US Annexation of Hawaii
Students analyze and compare primary sources along with research the views of Queen Lili'ukolani, President McKinley, American Business Investors, and Senator John Morgan in relation to the US Annexation of Hawaii. Great Common Core activity!
$1.75
42 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (623.25 KB)

Abraham Lincoln: The Great Emancipator? Was Lincoln Anti-Slavery? Lincoln DBQ!
Abraham Lincoln: The Great Emancipator? Was Abraham Lincoln Anti-Slavery? Lincoln DBQ! Google 1:1 Compatible! This lesson is included in the larger The Civil War Unit, located here: Civil War: 14 engaging, Common Core lessons to teach American Civil War Unit! Buy the bundle and save 35%! --------
$4.99
41 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (6.96 MB)

Civil War Letter Worksheet
Civil War Primary Source Letter Worksheet This amazing, moving letter from Union officer Sullivan Ballou was written a week before he died at the Battle of Bull Run toward the beginning of the Civil War. It was famously featured in Ken Burns' documentary on the Civil War as an eloquent and touching
$1.50
41 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (158.95 KB)

Lewis and Clark Discovery Stations and Document Based Question!
Students move through discovery stations, analyze primary sources, and answer a document based question related to the expedition of Lewis and Clark. Students begin this Common Core aligned lesson by analyzing the journal entries of Lewis and Clark to determine the success of the expedition. Stude
$3.25
41 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (1.83 MB)

Industrial Revolution Child Labor Reading Comprehension Worksheet, DBQ
Article about Child Labor Includes pictures and quotes throughout Questions on article: 1) vocabulary 2) true/false 3) multiple choice Document Questions 1) Political Cartoon 2) Pamphlet 3) Photograph 31 total questions Questions accompany each document *Key included for all.
$1.75
40 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (3.3 MB)

Iroquois Document Based Question DBQ
Are you looking for more ways to get your students writing in Social Studies class? DBQ essays are the perfect answer. They expose students to primary and secondary sources. Each document has scaffold questions to help guide the students. These essays are a great way to end a unit of study since
$2.00
40 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (7.02 MB)

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
$3.15
40 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (7.32 MB)

Plessy v. Ferguson Primary Source Activity (Jim Crow)
Plessy v. Ferguson Primary Source Worksheet teaches students about one of the worst Supreme Court decisions in history, forcing African Americans to live with Jim Crow laws for the following 50 years. Students are guided through the case while examining excerpts of the Supreme Court decision. This
$2.75
40 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (229.82 KB)

Reconstruction Part I - Primary Sources for rebuilding the Nation.
This original activity by Primary Source is intended to help students understand the idea that the nation needed to be rebuilt physically, economically, and socially after the Civil War. Students are asked to analyze photographs from after the Civil War, then determine what kind of assistance the p
$2.50
39 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

PDF (386.5 KB)

Andrew Jackson DBQ: Jackson & the Cherokee: Friends or Foes? Common Core!
Andrew Jackson DBQ: Jackson & the Cherokee: Friends or Foes? Common Core! This Andrew Jackson and Cherokee lesson is included in the much larger Andrew Jackson Bundle, located here: Age of Jackson Bundle! 3 activities for Andrew Jackson! Engaging, Fun & Focused! ---- In this highly-eng
$4.99
38 Ratings
4.0

Digital Download

ZIP (7.22 MB)

showing 1-52 of 3,500 results

Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up