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 discovery of a spy tunnel in Berlin during the Cold War. 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: History; US History; European History; Cold War; Spies; Espionage; 1950s; Berlin Wall; Primary Source; DBQs; Document Based Questions