Adding to the Picture worksheet

This worksheet helps students analyze primary sources from the planning and debates surrounding the 1963 March on Washington. It is used as part of the teaching activity "Adding to the Picture: The 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom."


This worksheet aligns to Common Core Standards for Literacy in History/Social Studies:

  • RHSS.GR.2. Determine the central ideas or information of a primary or secondary source

  • 7. Integrate visual information with other information in print and digital texts
  • WHSS.GR.2 Write informative/explanatory texts

Source | American Social History Project/Center for Media and Learning, 2009.
Creator | American Social History Project/Center for Media and Learning
Rights | Copyright American Social History Project/Center for Media and Learning Creative Commons LicenseThis work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.
Item Type | Worksheet
Cite This document | American Social History Project/Center for Media and Learning, “Adding to the Picture worksheet,” HERB: Resources for Teachers, accessed August 28, 2014, http://herb.ashp.cuny.edu/items/show/1709.