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Harriet Tubman

Harriet Tubman

Author: Selena Hernandez

Students will be able to understand the importance of Harriet Tubmans’ actions and how she made a difference in people’s lives by using the resources provided on this web page.

H-SS 2.5 Students understand the importance of individual action and character and explain how heroes from long ago and the recent past have made a difference in others’ lives (e.g., from biographies of Abraham Lincoln, Louis Pasteur, Sitting Bull, George Washington Carver, Marie Curie, Albert Einstein, Golda Meir, Jackie Robinson, Sally Ride).

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1) Click on all three links on this web page to learn more about Harriet Tubman.

2) Take the multiple choice quiz on the right-hand side.

3) Once you feel confident in the material, answer the "Essential Question" at the bottom of the page. The link will lead you to a Google Form where you will respond to a discussion question.


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