Students are given the identify of a newly freed slave at the end of the Civil War. Students participate in a discussion to explore some of the difficulties and decision making freed slaves had to consider. Students present their decisions to the class.
An Emancipation Proclamation Map Lesson
Albion Tourgée & the Fight for Civil Rights
To Secede or Not to Secede: Events Leading to the Civil War
The Impact of the Civil Rights Movement on American Policies, Laws and Procedures
The Home Front: How Did People Prepare for the War at Home?
The Voyage of Slaves in the Transatlantic Slave Trade
Facing the Ghosts of Our Past
Decision Making: Who Was Right?
Who Freed the Slaves During the Civil War?
What Members Say
- Hilary D., Department chair
- Fresno, CA