Are you looking for an interactive activity to get your students to understand the purpose of the Underground Railroad? This is the perfect STANDARD BASED activity for your students. Inside, you will find background information on the Underground Railroad with a specific link to give you a visual interpretation. We have also provided print outs to give your students to explain the symbols in the quilts. They will draw, color, and write an explanatory text on why they chose those particular symbols for their quilts.