C&I

Curriculum and Instruction

Document-Based Questions (DBQ)

Course II

Lesson One:  A Rationale for Document-Based Questions

Lesson Two:  Creating Document-Based Questions

Lesson Three:  Preparing Students for Document-Based Questions

Lesson Four:  Writing DBQ Essays

Lesson Five:  Rating DBQ Essays

 

Sample DBQ (pdf file 268.19 KB)

Sample DBQ Scoring Rubric (pdf file 300.33 KB)

Last Updated: May 28, 2009