This bundle includes my 3 Underground Railroad Packs:
Underground Railroad Quilt Codes Nonfiction Stories & The Patchwork Path
Learning about the secret codes of the Underground Railroad is always interesting to kids. You can use this product by itself to study the quilt codes and what they mean or you can use it with the book The Patchwork Path to work on comparing fiction and non-fiction.
Includes Activities For
-Biography of Ozella McDaniel Williams who told the
-Non-fiction passage for 10 different quilt codes
-Timeline of Events for The Patchwork Path or use of
the quilt codes on the Underground Railroad
-Comparing The Patchwork Path and Non-fiction
passages about how the quilt codes were really used
-Templates to make a classroom Underground Railroad
Underground Railroad Main Ideas and Supporting Details Pack
This 90 page Underground Railroad main idea and supporting detail game can be used to reinforce main ideas and supporting details, as well as, allow your students to learn more about/ or review the Underground Railroad. In this activity students match the main idea cards with supporting details. There are five main idea cards with four supporting details for each main idea in a set. This activity pack is also differentiated to include cards with two readability levels (high and low) and various activities to scaffold instruction (look after the list of included materials for differentiation activities).
Main Ideas covered: The Underground Railroad was a network of people who helped slaves escape to freedom in the North and in Canada, Fugitive slaves would use a variety of resources to help them travel north to reach freedom, Conductors often led runaway slaves along their trip along the Underground Railroad as they made their way to freedom, “Stations” or “depots” were used for hiding places for slaves to hide, rest, and eat food along the Underground Railroad, and Fugitive, or runaway, slaves traveled along the Underground Railroad using a variety of methods.
-Blank Plain Main Idea And Supporting Detail Mats
-Blank Main Idea And Supporting Detail Mats With & Without Lanterns
-Main Idea And Supporting Detail Mats With Picture Clues
-Higher Reading Level Main Idea And Supporting Detail Card To Sort
-Lower Reading Level Main Idea And Supporting Detail Card To Sort
-Higher Reading Level Picture Clue Mats That Have All 4 Details
-Higher Reading Level Mats That Have All 4 Details
-Higher Reading Level Picture Clue Mats That Have Only 2 Details
-Higher Reading Level Mats That Have Only 2 Details
-Lower Reading Level Picture Clue Mats That Have All 4 Details
-Lower Reading Level Mats That Have All 4 Details
-Lower Reading Level Picture Clue Mats That Have Only 2 Details
-Lower Reading Level Mats That Have Only 2 Details
-Higher Level Answer Key
-Lower Level Answer Key
-Header Cards for Centers: Level 1 is Higher Level, Level 2 is lower level
Ways to differentiate are as follows:
•You may use the higher or lower readability leveled texts.
•Students can use the mats that have picture clues and match the details to the pictures.
•Students can use the mats that have the details on them and match the main ideas to them.
•Students can use the mats that have two details on them and match the main idea And other supporting details.
The Drinking Gourd: The Story Of The Underground Railroad Lesson Pack
This is a unit based upon the I Can Read Book The Drinking Gourd A Story Of The Underground Railroad. This unit includes lesson plans, written responses which include bubble maps and questions, and a follow up activity where students choose characters and analyze choices they make throughout the story.