Standards-Based Thematic Unit
by Ursula Rice, David Miller, Thomas Drake, Carolyn Blume
(for the 1998 NEH Summer Institute at U. of Massachusetts)
This website was developed as an interdisciplinary project between German and history teachers and is intended for use in A.P. European History as an exercise to develop the skills needed for writing the Document Based Question on the AP examination. Use the drop-down menu to access the six sections of this website (listed below in red):
1. The AP European History Exam
2. Principles of a Document-Based Question
3. Standards for the European History Advanced Placement Course
4. The DBQ on the Revolution of 1989 in Germany
5. Evaluating the Student Responses: A Rubric for Assessment
6. The Evidence We Didn't Include and Translations
Page maintained by Donna C. Van Handle.   Last modified on April 16, 2003.