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There are 10 primary source documents for students to analyze. The eras are U.S. Colonization, American Revolution, The Early Republic, Age of Jackson, and Manifest Destiny. (Westward Expansion) Plenty of practice for students to learn how to analyze primary sources and use critical thinking skills for future problem solving.
Documents included in this packet are:
1. Jamestown, Rules for Settlement
2. Mayflower Compact
3. Maryland Act of Toleration
4. Proclamation of 1763
5. Common Sense, Thomas Paine
6. The American Revolution
7. Monroe Doctrine
8. Indian Removal Act
9. Soldier’s Letter about the Trail of Tears
10. Letter on the Gold Rush
*There is an answer key at the end of the packet