This file includes 8 sets (2 cards per set) of task cards of historical events. Your students must read one set (two cards per set) and then answer the questions on the recording sheet that goes along with the set of task cards. (16 cards in all). Students will be required to determine which card was a firsthand or secondhand account of the same event and they will compare and contrast the two.
16 Task Cards (8 sets-2 per set)
Alternate Recording Sheets
This covers the following standard:
ELACC4RI6: Compare and contrast a firsthand and secondhand account of the same event or topic;
describe the differences in focus and the information provided.