Primary Source Documents: A Great Way To Answer Question Two

Primary source documents can be used to answer any of the Four Questions, of course. But we often rely on them when we're diving in to Question Two: "What were they thinking?" This resource is a 4QM document analysis sheet that guides students through the key steps of identifying and contextualizing a source, summarizing it, and then using it to help answer the Four Questions.


I 've started liking history a lot more! I used to have to study for hours and hours for tests, but now that I am actually taught the subjects, rather than just memorizing them, I have been much more successful and enjoy the subject.

Tenth Grade Student