This video assessments will give you a good assessment tool as your students watch the documentary "Slavery and the Making of America - Vol 2 Liberty in the Air" by PBS © 2005. This film does a wonderful job of exhibiting the changes to the institution of slavery. This episode spans 1740s through the 1830s. It discusses African American involvement in the Revolutionary War and how slaves were treated (or not) in the new Constitution. It ends with the formation of abolition movements in the early 1800s. These sheets work well as a guided note for viewing the film as well. The answer keys are included in this product for the video questions.
The questions are in chronological order with the film.The entire video is approximately 60 minutes.