For Teachers

To help you use this online activity in your classroom, see the:

Curriculum Connections
Curriculum connections for the resources and activities on this page include:
  • American History:
    • Underground Railroad
  • Language Arts:
    • Critical reading,
    • Decoding/Word identification
SlideshowThe Underground Railroad
Discover how this secret network of people and hiding places helped runaway slaves reach freedom.
ActivityWrite a Secret Letter
Complete a coded letter using some of the secret language of the Underground Railroad.

For other resources and activities on the Underground Railroad, see all:

Photo Credit: Man from