Within the zipped folder are 4 DBQs covering various subject matter. A description of each DBQ assignment is below. MAKE SURE TO CLICK ENABLE EDITING, to get correct formatting as seen in the image above.
DBQ Gilded Age Politics
This assignment contains three primary sources from the Gilded Age with 2-3 questions per document. The focus of the DBQ is political machines and Tammany Hall. This is geared towards US History and APUSH.
DBQ Gilded Age Politics and Immigration
A group of five documents dealing with Tammany Hall and immigration in the Gilded Age. Each document is accompanied by 2-5 questions to aid students in understanding the relationship immigrants and Tammany Hall had with one another. This is geared towards US History and APUSH.
DBQ Chinese Exclusion Act
Contains four documents relating directly to the experiences of Chinese immigrants in America. The graphic organizer is designed to help students analyze the documents and prepare them to write a thesis statement. The final prompt asks them to use the evidence they derived from the documents to answer the questions "Why did Americans pass the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882?" This is geared towards US History and APUSH.
Jacob Riis Image Analysis
Students will analyze and answer questions regarding Jacob Riis's photographs from "How the Other Side Lives" to better understand the need for progressive reform. The document contains 17 pictures from Riis's work and questions that analyze them. This assignment is geared towards US History and APUSH.