Slavery. It's over. What not to like?
Well, it's difficult to travel back to a time when slavery was A-OK and people were fighting with their lives to end it.
We're definitely not going to be shackling kids together and leading them on a re-enactment of the Underground Railroad like Lena Dunham did as a kid. We're going to get through this without traumatizing your students.
In this guide you will find
It goes without saying: slavery was about as far from easy as you can get. At the very least, learning about it can be a relatively painless experience.
Shmoop is a labor of love from folks who love to teach. Our teaching guides will help you supplement in-classroom learning with fun, engaging, and relatable learning materials that bring history to life.
Inside each guide you'll find quizzes, activity ideas, discussion questions, and more—all written by experts and designed to save you time. Here are the deets on what you get with your teaching guide: