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Slavery

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Language Arts And English +2 Age Levels Elementary (9 to 12 years old), Middle School (13 to 15 years old), High School (16 to 18 years old), Post-Secondary, Adults

Stimulus for art work or essay on slavery in America. Students  to create a drawing or painting using images to portray the the pain of slavery. Student can select a variety of media.  The essay could be based upon the first person experience  looking through the eyes of a slave.

Slave shackles

National Museum of American History

The Slave Sale

National Museum of American History

Amulet in the form of miniature shackles

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Stereograph of two deceased Confederate soldiers in a trench

National Museum of African American History and Culture

List of bonds for the hire of enslaved persons given to Evan Brown to collect

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Folk art model of a slave ship on stand

National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Fugitive Slave Bill

National Museum of African American History and Culture