As a Class:
We'll watch this movie clip from "Amistad":
With A Partner
Watch this animation about the Slave Trade.
The Atlantic Slave Trade in Two Minutes
Trans Atlantic Slave Trade Visualization
On Your Own
Watch several of these movies on slavery. Write down in the comments section the three most important things you learned from them.
SAS The Middle Passage
Complete these clozes about slavery.
Try to put yourself in the mind of a slave. Describe how you think you might feel.
We have now learned about slavery in the American colonies hundreds of years ago.
Do you think there might be slavery still going on today? Why or why not?