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Curriculum Connections
Curriculum connections for the resources and activities on this page include:
  • American History:
    • Slavery
  • Language Arts:
    • Critical reading,
    • Writing historical fiction
Explore the history behind slavery in America and learn what life was like for people living without freedom.
ActivityChildren in Slavery
Meet Fannie Moore and talk about what life was like for a child living in slavery.

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