Engage your students with primary sources in US History! This activity set includes a primary source birthday letter from a Trail of Tears survivor to his grandchildren. The story is a fascinating 3 page first hand account.
This set comes with Common Core one page primary source document complete with a brief historical background. The key overarching US History concept is displayed prominently at the top of the page.
This resource also includes 3 activity options for guided practice and homework: a primary source analysis Common Core question printable. In both these options students support claims with evidence, determine the main idea, analyze perspective and relate the source medium to modern technology and history. This activity also comes with a fun iPAD time machine FaceTime interview template!
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