Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad Webquest with Key- this is an 8 page document that contains a webquest and a completed teachers key for easy marking. It contains 15 questions from the history.com website.
Students will be asked to watch several videos which will provide a history of the Underground Railroad and the involvement of Harriet Tubman. Two articles with a detailed accounting of both the Underground Railroad and Harriet Tubman are also required reading before beginning the webquest. The common misconceptions of the Underground Railroad, the destinations of the escaped slaves, a biography of Harriet Tubman, her participation in the Underground Railroad, her involvement in the Civil War , and her later life, are all topics covered in this assignment.
This webquest can be easily used as an introduction to the topic, a study guide, or a quick and easy sub plan.