Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad

GeoHistory
GeoLiteracy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students will learn more about Harriet Tubman, the Underground Railroad, and how her character traits helped her be successful. Students will also practice identifying parts of a map and do a writing assignment.
Author: 
John Halverson
Grade Range: 
3
Duration: 
1-2 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
National Geography Standards: 
1: How to use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process, and report information
6: How culture and experience influence people's perceptions of places and regions