Pre-Civil War America – Slavery & The Underground Railroad

8th grade, artifacts, civil war, keil hileman, slavery

Keil's lesson focuses on providing students a sense of what pre-Civil War America was like for African Americans. The lesson looks at their lives, challenges and situations by examining the Underground Railroad, doing research and studying real slave trade artifacts.


Lesson Plan - Word / PDF
The Journey of August King - Word / PDF
The Branding of Slaves - Word / PDF
Slave Rap - Word / PDF
Trade Bracelet History - Word / PDF
Slavery Web Site List - Word / PDF
Underground Railroad Children - PPT / PDF