Social Studies MCQs

Newsela provides Social Studies assessments on select articles. All quizzes are aligned to the C3 framework.

Task Overview & Expectations


Social Studies Quiz Rubric


Style Guide: Quick Reference


Frequently Asked Questions


Quiz Writing Training


Quiz Editing Training


Question Stem Bank

You will use Newsela's Question Stem Bank for every quiz you work on! We have a bank for each anchor standard, and we ask that your quiz questions are grounded in the question stems and distractor guidelines found here. Please ensure that you are also using a stem from the correct grade level. The stem banks below also link to exemplar questions.

Grades 3-5

Grades 6-8

Grades 9-12


Quiz Editor Resources

The feedback form will be used to submit your feedback for each edit quiz assignment you complete.