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    • Thumb image for Wanted Poster for Emily, a Runaway SlaveResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Wanted Poster for Emily, a Runaway Slave

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History
      This resource, provided by the Ohio Historical Society, contains an image of an original wanted poster for a runaway slave. This...
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      Escaping Slavery: "Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt"

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Reading Comprehension, United States History, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, uses the picture book "Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt" by Deborah Hopkinson and an interact...
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      Slave Narratives: Constructing U.S. History Through Analyzing Primary Sources

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Literature, United States History, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from EDSITEment, students research narratives from the Federal Writers' Project and describe the lives of former...
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      Language and Runaway Slave Ads

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Reading Comprehension, United States History, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts
      In this lesson, from The Virtual Jamestown Project, University of Virginia, students use literacy strategies in approaching Virg...
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      Critical Perspectives: Reading and Writing About Slavery

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Literature, Reading Comprehension, United States History and 2 additional..
      In this lesson from ReadWriteThink, students critically explore the moral issues of slavery and the perspectives held by slaves ...
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      African American Odyssey

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History
      This resource, from American Memory at the Library of Congress, features links to online collections of materials related to Afr...
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      What Are the Origins of American Slavery?

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, World History
      This essay, from the EDSITEment-reviewed Web site Digital History, assesses the origins of American slavery. One of ten essays f...
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      The Amistad Case: Teaching Activities

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, American Democracy, Writing Strategies, English-Language Arts
      Fifty-three Africans were abducted, purchased by two Spanish planters and put aboard the Cuban schooner Amistad for shipment to ...
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      "Been Here So Long": Lesson Plans

      Grades: 8 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, American Democracy, English-Language Arts
      This resource is comprised of three lesson plans for use with primary source materials, namely the American Slave Narratives and...
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      Reliving History Through Slave Narratives

      Grades: 5 to 8
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Visual Arts, Theatre, United States History, English-Language Arts
      In this ARTSEDGE lesson, students read narratives from former slaves that were recorded in the 1930's as part of the Federal Wri...
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