This lesson is part of a larger unit that documents the life of a slave from captivity to freedom (see link below).
One of the most disturbing practices during the slave era were the auctions. This lesson is guaranteed to have your students engaged. Due to the content, your students won't even realize the high level of rigor.
Your students will be asked level 2 and 3 Depth of Knowledge Questions (DOK). This lesson aligns with Common Core Standards for both ELA and Social Studies. The questions are aligned with the Common Core released questions.
This lesson has also been differentiated for EL students and students with learning disabilities.
This lesson includes:
Images for analysis
Questions from America: Story of Us
Primary Source and DBQ
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Slavery: A Documented Journey from Captivity to Freedom
Political Carton, image and painting strategy from TpT
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