a slave, Harriet Tubman escaped through the Underground Railroad and then
spent years helping other slaves to escape as well. After the Civil War,
she continued to help those less fortunate by opening her home to the
needy and homeless. In the following activity, you will learn more about
her life and the times she lived in. Grade Levels: 48
by reading a biography of Harriet Tubman's life at http://www.nyhistory.com/harriettubman/life.htm.
an illustrated time line that shows what happened during each of the
time periods given below. You can find more photographs at http://www.harriettubman.com
to help you picture what she looked like.