The curriculum includes daily activities, transparencies of Underground Railroad routes, spiritual songs, lesson plans, and a literature list. The lesson plans includes correlation to Social Studies Standards. This curriculum also includes Gardner's multiple intelligences. The curriculum is designed for grades 5-9. This Underground Railroad curriculum can be used as a separate course under American History.
Sample learning objectives:
1. Create a quilt containing some of the codes used to help slaves escape.
2. Identify good character traits through the literature readings of the
participants in the Underground Railroad.
3. Compare the meaning of the Underground Railroad to the current Civil