This Thomas Jefferson on Shay's Rebellion worksheet also includes:
After reading a brief primary source document in which Thomas Jefferson comments on the armed uprising of Shay's Rebellion, your young historians will respond to both text-based and discussion questions, and consider the nature of revolution as a whole.
- Before beginning the assessment questions, consider working through the primary source together as a class and practicing marking the text
- The publisher has designed other worksheets with different informational/primary source texts that also revolve around the question of how revolutions start (see additional materials for link to CommonLit website)
- Full text of Thomas Jefferson's letter included
- Great opportunity to practice primary source analysis