M. 6 The Underground Railroad

Collection by Jessica Juarez


Read these titles to learn about the history of slavery.

Jessica Juarez
Henrys Freedom Box: A True Story from the Underground Railroad: Ellen Levine, Kadir Nelson: Non-fiction Picture Book. Boy named Henry mails himself to freedom. Teach about civil war history. Henrys Freedom Box, Kadir Nelson, Notice And Note, 5 April, July 28, Underground Railroad, This Is A Book, Mentor Texts, Children's Literature
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Use to teach both Similes and Metaphors, Underground Railroad, Narrative Poetry. Under the Quilt of Night by Deborah Hopkinson. History Books For Kids, Black History Books, Black History Month, Narrative Poetry, History Quotes, Art History, Night Book, Underground Railroad, Fifth Grade
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Award-winning duo Deborah Hopkinson and James E. Ransome combine their talents once more for this sequel to the best-selling Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt. Traveling late one night, a runaway slave girl spies a quilt hanging outside a house. The quilt's center is a striking deep blue -- a sign that the people inside are willing to help her escape. Can she bravely navaigate the complex world of the Underground…

What Was the Underground Railroad? by Yona Zeldis McDonough Paperback) for Like the What Was the Underground Railroad? by Yona Zeldis McDonough Paperback)? African American Books, American Children, American Girl, American Story, Young Children, Black History Books, Black History Month, Black Books, The Underground Railroad Book
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The Patchwork Path: A Quilt Map to Freedom by Bettye Stroud, illustrated by Erin Susanne Bennett African American History Month, Black History Month, Best Children Books, Childrens Books, Young Children, Underground Railroad, Mentor Texts, Thing 1, Book Quilt
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Freedom Song The Story of Henry "Box" Brown by Sally M. by Sean Qualls 2012 **** Elementary-Intermediate. If you already have Levine's Henry's Freedom Box, you will still want this one! African American Authors, American Children, Henrys Freedom Box, Nonfiction Books For Kids, Teaching Music, Teaching Writing, Student Teaching, Teaching Tips, Reading Levels

Freedom Song

Freedom Song book. Read 80 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. An award-winning author and illustrator join forces in a stirring and ...

The Secret to Freedom: In the days before the Civil War, a young enslaved girl and her older brother help slaves escape to freedom using the Underground Railroad quilt code. Larry Johnson, 5th Grade Social Studies, Underground Railroad, Book Quilt, African American History, Black History Month, Read Aloud, Childrens Books, Teen Books
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Black History | Quilt Code | Civil War | Underground Railroad | Lee & Low Books

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Who Was Abraham Lincoln? (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition) by Janet Pascal 0606040064 9780606040068 Reading Levels, Love Reading, Who Was Abraham Lincoln, Great Books, My Books, Childrens Ebooks, Penguin Books, Book Nooks, Memoirs
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Who Was Abraham Lincoln?

Who Was Abraham Lincoln? book. Read 245 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Born to a family of farmers, Lincoln stood out from an ea...

From Jewell Parker Rhodes, the author of Towers Falling and Ninth Ward (a Coretta Scott King Honor Book and a Today show Al's Book Club for Kids pick) comes . Sugar Book, Books To Read, My Books, Coretta Scott King, Down South, Historical Fiction, Historical Society, Great Books, Audio Books
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Sugar – Multicultural Children’s Book Day

January 27, 2015 is Multicultural Children’s Book Day (MCCBD). The co-creators of this unique event are Mia Wenjen from Pragmatic Mom and Valarie Budayr from Jump Into a Book/Audrey Press. M…

Books 4 Learning: Harriet Tubman and Sojourner Truth: American Heroes, African American, Black History Month, Slavery, Underground Railroad Harriet Tubman, Faith Ringgold, Reading Projects, Art Projects, Underground Railroad, American Quilt, U Bahn, Elementary Music, Children's Literature
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Aunt Harriet’s Underground Railroad in the Sky by Faith Ringgold This beautiful picture book will capture you with its colorful and engaging illustrations. Faith Ringgold tells the story of C…

Musical Activities for Black History Month: Picture books, songs, and more for your music classroom! African American History Month, Black History Month, This Is A Book, The Book, Five In A Row, Underground Railroad, Reading Rainbow, Music Classroom, Classroom Ideas
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Margot Theis Raven and E. Lewis team up again in the beautiful and evocative Night Boat to Freedom. Inspired by the WPA's Slave Narrative Collection, Slavery In The Usa, Raven Pictures, Children's Book Awards, University Of Dayton, Sr1, Best Children Books, Old Christmas, Children's Literature, African American History
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Night Boat to Freedom

Night Boat to Freedom book. Read 45 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. When Granny Judith asks twelve-year-old Christmas John to row...

The Hardcover of the Miles to Freedom: Ellen and William Craft's Flight from Slavery by Dennis Fradin, Judith Fradin Middle School Libraries, Racial Equality, Summer Reading Lists, Reading Levels, Used Books, Nonfiction Books, This Book, Crafts, Manualidades
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My America: Freedoms Wings: Coreys Underground Railroad Diary, Book One by Sharon Dennis Wyeth 9780439369077 Us History, History Books, Diary Book, Underground Railroad, Film School, This Is A Book, Chapter Books, African American History, Black History Month
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Midnight Journey: Running for Freedom on the Underground Railroad (African American Heritage Story) Underground Railroad, Safe Haven, Freedom, Journey, African, Running, History, Life, Walmart
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