Grade Range: 6-12Resource Type(s): Interactives & Media, Lessons & Activities, Primary Source, WorksheetsDuration: 9 MinutesDate Posted: 4/2/2012
Joseph Hawkins was one of many workers aboard a slave ship in the 1700’s. Listen to a dramatic reading of his narrative, and then study the supporting primary sources to answer the discussion questions. This resource is part of a series called “Life at Sea: 1680 to 1806,” which includes five perspectives on maritime life in the colonial period and early America.
This resource includes a teacher guide, student worksheet, downloadable audio, images of supporting primary sources, and discussion questions.
Multimedia instruction, Museum education
Interactives & Media
In the 15th century, decades before they sailed into the Caribbean, Spanish merchants, captains, ...
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