Like Opposition to the Philippine-American War, this assessment gauges students’ ability to reason about how evidence supports a historical argument. Students must explain how a conservative political cartoon about women's roles and Charlotte Perkins Gilman's feminist writing both support the conclusion that many Americans opposed the shift of women's roles from the private sphere to the public.
The Role of Women Assessment
The Role of Women Rubric
"Looking Backward" - Library of Congress
"That Obvious Purpose" - Library of Congress