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Harriet Tubman & the Underground Railroad – App Lesson

Description: This app lesson will develop elementary students’ Underground Railroad understanding.

Instructional Objective: Students will research the Underground Railroad and create a video demonstrating their understanding.

Step 1: Students will research a specific stop on the Underground Railroad and listen to the narrated account of the stop’s significance using the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Byway Audio Tour app.

  • Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Byway Screenshot
  • Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Byway Screenshot

Step 2: Students will research Harriet Tubman in more depth through the Encyclopedia Britannica app. Students will read the page in its entirety.

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Step 3: Students will create a short video on the information they have received about the Underground Railroad and Harriet Tubman using Adobe Spark.

  • Adobe Spark Video Screenshot
  • Adobe Spark Video Screenshot
  • Adobe Spark Video Screenshot
  • Adobe Spark Video Screenshot
  • Adobe Spark Video Screenshot
  • Adobe Spark Video Screenshot
  • Adobe Spark Video Screenshot
  • Adobe Spark Video Screenshot
  • Adobe Spark Video Screenshot
  • Adobe Spark Video Screenshot

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