Africans in America - The Terrible Transformation: Lesson Focus
This lesson references the first episode of the Africans in America miniseries (beginning in 1607 in Jamestown). It uses a program segment and primary sources to focus on the shift from bond labor to slave labor in the British American colonies. Students trace the development of laws that enforced the slave status of Africans and their descendants.
6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Process Skills, Listening Comprehension, Speech, Story Telling, Journalism, Reading, World History, United States History, Family Life, Human Relations