Made using Understanding by Design format, easy to adapt or change to other grades' or districts' needs, ready to use. Includes brand new Illinois Social Studies Inquiry Standards. Easy to adapt to cross-curricular lessons. Includes information on how to teach DBQ's using the DBQ Project materials - but any Document Based Question materials could be used. Easy to add fields required by your district or delete fields not required by your district. Can be used with any Document-based question to teach students how to use the Inquiry standards, choose sources, and create an argument.