This is a simple assignment that can be done within 1 class period or assigned as homework. It's a short reading of a primary source account of the Boxer Rebellion in China at the turn of the century. There is a short introduction for context, followed by the personal account, followed by 10 questions of varied difficulty.
Some questions can easily be found in the reading, others require demonstrating a stronger grasp of the material or summarization skills.
KEYWORDS: Boxer Rebellion; World History; Chinese History; World Studies; Chinese Modernization; Primary Source; DBQs; Document-Based Questions; Chinese History; American History