Being an Historian: Primary Source Analysis

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Description
This lesson focuses on analyzing Information Wanted ads for what they reveal about enslaved people’s family separation and quest for reunification. Students will analyze ads and select text evidence to identify the impact of the Domestic Slave Trade on enslaved families.
Type
Lesson Plan
Grade Level
Grades 6-8
Grades 4-5
Teacher Name
Theresa Stanley
State/Province
Texas
Course Name (Grades 9-12)
US History
Citation
"Being an Historian: Primary Source Analysis," , , Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed October 4, 2022, https://informationwanted.org/items/show/4656