People were taken from Ireland and made slaves. People were taken from their Indian Tribes and made slaves. People were taken from China and made slaves. People were taken from Germany and made slaves.
In 1849 she fled slavery, despite a bounty on her head, she returned to the South at least 19 times to lead her family & hundreds of other slaves to freedom via the Underground Railroad. Tubman also served as a scout, spy and nurse during the Civil War.
28 Black Picture Books That Aren’t About Boycotts, Buses or Basketball
These are great books to teach our students about differences. This would be very helpful in our lower grade levels when we begin talking about going outside of our neighborhoods and communities to see about how we are all the same, but still different.
"Black history doesn’t have to be constrained to a single month- these pictures books are engaging, have great illustrations and stories, and introduce kids to important figures (women and men!) in our history that are often neglected in class"