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1.79 MB | 8 individual documents pages
This download includes ALL 8 of the primary source documents listed below. PDF and MS WORD versions are both included. All have been formatted to fit perfectly on one page or one paper (2 pages front and back). Each document has background to provide context, the text for students to read, and text-dependent questions to guide students through the documents. All items can be downloaded individually, but are offered here at a bundle discount. The documents are designed for elementary and middle school, but could work for high school, too. Enjoy!
1 - Chief Seattle's 1854 Speech
2 - Multiple Lakota Accounts of the Wounded Knee Massacre
3 - Chief Red Horse describes Little Big Horn (Custer's Last Stand)
4 - Letters of "Germ Warfare" (smallpox) in French & Indian War
5 - Lewis & Clark Journal entries (interaction with natives)
6 - Lewis & Clark Journal entry (Blackfoot incident)
7 - Indian Removal Act (text from Congressional law)
8 - Indian Removal Ultimatum to the Cherokee