Special Section: Slavery in America for Kids and Teachers - Learning Modules, Games, Activities, Lesson Plans, Powerpoints Illustration

Slavery in America for Kids and Teachers
The Black Experience

From the Transatlantic Slave Trade
through the 1960s Civil Rights Movement

Special Section for Kids

The Economics of Slavery

The Triangle Trade

The U.S. Constitution and Bill of Rights on Slavery

Slave Life

Abolitionist Movement in America

The Liberator - "AND I WILL BE HEARD"

The Underground Railroad and Harriet Tubman

Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe

The Dred Scott Decision by the U.S. Supreme Court

Events Leading Up to the Civil War, Slavery - Cause and Catalyst

The Civil War for Kids

Emancipation Proclamation of 1863 - freed all slaves in areas NOT under Union control

End of Slavery, Federal Control of Basic Civil Rights, Right to Vote for African American males; Amendments to the U.S. Constitution:

Birth of the Ku Klux Klan

1935, 1945, 1955 - Segregation, Back of the Bus, Welcome Home World War II, Rosa Parks & Martin Luther King Jr

Slavery in America - activities and educational games

See Also: Civil Rights Movement in America

For Teachers 

Transatlantic Slave Trade

Kansas Nebraska Act territories and slavery

Life on Southern Plantations Lesson Plans

Brink of the Storm

The Underground Railroad

Harriet Tubman

Civil War for Teachers


Jim Crow

Civil Rights Movement

History Slavery UNITS

Slavery in America - free Presentations