Runaway Slaves

Lesson PlanRunaway Slaves explores the gripping realities facing slaves who escaped their owners. Through first-hand accounts and newspaper advertisements, students will come to better understand the despicable institution of slavery.
Source:Portal to Texas History
Grade Level:Both
TEKS:4.4(A), 4.8(A), 4.8(C), 4.19(A), 4.21(A), 4.22(B), 4.22(C), 4.22(D), 4.22(E), 7.5(A), 7.11(A), 7.11(B), 7.19(B), 7.21(A), 7.22(B), 7.22(C), 7.22(D)
Topics:Antebellum Texas, Civil War

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