Did Abolitionists Support the Underground Railroad

2014, abolitionists, mike meyer, slavery, slaves, underground railroad

This lesson will explore not only the causes for slaves to escape but also the methods that they used. Additionally, student will investigate primary source documents and visuals relating to the Underground Railroad. 

 

Voices of Slavery in Colonial America

5th grade, colonial america, leslie krug, revolutionary war, slavery, underground railroad

Leslie's lesson is designed to give students an overview of slavery in colonial America and the ways in which some Northern slaves handled the chaos of the American Revolution.