We found 13 resources with the concept indentured servitude
Franklin’s Philadelphia: Another Point of View
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhile Benjamin Franklin enjoyed fame and success in colonial Philadelphia, that was not the experience of all coming to the British colonies. Young scholars trace the life of an indentured servant using a scholarly biography and reading...
What did "Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness" mean to John Ford?
6th - 10th
Students explore U.S. history by researching indentured servitude. In this human rights lesson, students identify a servant from the 1700's named John Ford and his personal mission exploring the pursuit of happiness. Students write an...
Early Colonial Labor Force: Indentured Servants and Slaves
5th - 6th
Students study the labor force used during Colonial America. In this Colonial America lesson, students discuss labor types used in the colonies. Students read about indentured servants and the use of African slaves. Students use the...