Take a Virtual Journey to Freedom

March 10th, 2017 by ClickSchooling Leave a reply »

 

It’s Friday, March 10, 2017, and time for a Virtual Field Trip at ClickSchooling!

 

Recommended Website:

The Journey: You are a Slave

(www.nationalgeographic.org/media/richmedia/0/195/project/j1.html)

Age Range: 6-13 (Grades 1-8, with parental supervision)

 

At this website from National Geographic take a brief virtual journey to freedom on the Underground Railroad.

When arriving at the link, read the introduction and select to either go or stay to discover your fate. Once you select to go, the journey begins. Throughout the tour, visitors will continue to make choices about their journey. Along the way, you will: 

  • Meet Harriet Tubman, Thomas Garrett, William Still, Frederick Douglas, and Susan B. Anthony.
  • Hear songs and sounds that might have been heard along the way.
  • Discover the towns you would might have traveled through.

This brief tour provides a glimpse into the underground railroad and makes a good starting point for future studies.

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