Lunsford Lane: A Slave in North Carolina Who Buys His Freedom

Students use a guided reading activity to explore the life of Lunsford Lane, an entrepreneurial slave who bought his own freedom and recorded his memoirs. They write a speech from the point of view of Lunsford Lane.

11th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
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