Students will engage in a Web Quest to analyze various primary sources and historical documents relating to slavery in the United States. For each document, students will respond to critical thinking questions that prompt them to interpret information and draw conclusions. A set of personal reflection questions concludes the assignment.
The Web Quest is relevant for United States history classes, as well as for English/Literature classes studying works like "Twelve Years a Slave," "The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano," or "The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass."
Answer key included.