Should Mary hide a family of Underground Railroad,runaway slaves? Her father believes in obeying the law even if it is the Fugitive Slave Act. Mary thinks slavery is immoral and is willing to take risks to help this family. Students will learn about the 1850s, pre-Civil War North vs. South perspectives, Harriet Tubman, the Underground Railroad and the legal and ethical considerations of abolitionism. Through this discussion cover content with real student interest and engagement. A 9 minute video is available. See SamuelGomberg@aol.com for details.