Global History and Geography Examination: June 2015

Looking for a new writing prompt or primary source practice for your global history or geography class? Take a look at a helpful state standardized test for additional practice for your learners. Writing prompts include asking scholars to evaluate world belief systems and a scaffolded document-based question on the rise and fall of several world empires. 

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CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas

  • Use the documents based question as a scaffolded analysis activity
Classroom Considerations

  • Entire exam takes three hours to administer
  • Part of series of exams from New York Board of Regents
Pros

  • Materials are adaptable to a variety of uses
  • Answer keys and rubrics make assessing progress easy
Cons

  • Some scoring material links are broken