This is a comprehensive booklet for period 1 of AP US History to help students master the content and skills needed to get a 5 on the AP exam. These booklets serve as the ultimate work, review, and study book for students. They contain essential themes, essential terms, DBQ practice, thesis development, and helps develop the historical thinking skills needed for the course; comparison, chronological reasoning, cause and effect, and change and continuity over time. The booklets are created by a veteran APUSH teacher and has included all the tools for success that he has been able to share with students for years within the booklets.
The booklet allows for creativity and artistic expression of the student while being both rigorous and approachable. It includes a rubric with room for peer review and feedback before submitting to the teacher. Best of all, these books work with any textbook, study book, AMSCO, and will serve as excellent review books for the AP exam in May.
Teachers can choose to hand them out at the beginning of units, as a review at the end, or even as the ultimate review work before the midterm or AP test in May. They can be completed in class or for homework saving teachers tons of time and prep, worksheets, and direct instruction on how to develop essential skills needed for the AP test.