Curriculum & Resource Guides: Curriculum: Related Links
TIMELINES

Resource Bank Index: Historical Documents:
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aia/rb_index_hd.html

Resource Bank Index: People & Events
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aia/rb_index_pe.html

Teacher vision version—detailed timeline of Frederick's early life
http://www.teachervision.fen.com/curriculum-planning/teaching-methods/3732.html


LATER LIFE & HISTORICAL CONTEXT

General Resources
University of Rochester: Frederick Douglass Project:
http://www.lib.rochester.edu/index.cfm?page=2494

NPR: Plantation Dig Reveals Md. Town's Painful Past:
http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=15383164

National Park Service: 'American Visionaries':
http://www.nps.gov/history/museum/exhibits/douglass/time.htm

Also has links to Frederick Douglass Children's & Young Adult Literature:
http://americancivilwar.com/colored/frederick_douglass.html

FD's escape from slavery—discussion with train conductor:
http://www.americaslibrary.gov/cgi-bin/page.cgi/aa/activists/douglass/escape_1

Perspective on the Slave Narrative:
http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?id=321

National Archives and Records Administration "Teaching with Documents":
http://www.archives.gov/education/lessons/

Collection of resources:
http://iu.berkeley.edu/ousd/douglass

National Park Service — Frederick Douglass House:
http://www.nps.gov/frdo/

Underground Railroad
National Park Service: Underground Rail Road:
http://www.nps.gov/nr/travel/underground/

State-by-state safe houses (see also next page):
http://www.nps.gov/nr/travel/underground/states.htm#md

Underground Railroad-National Geographic Society:
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/railroad/

Headbone Underground Railroad game:
http://www.headbone.com/derby/escape/

Activity + Resources by Ball State teacher candidate:
http://www.iupui.edu/~geni/lsort/silent_ugrr_ee.html

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Game:
http://media.freedomcenter.org/media/freedomquests/cardgame/index.asp

Underground RR State Resources
New Bedford, MA:
http://www.nps.gov/nebe/planyourvisit/upload/ugrr.pdf

Sleepy Hollow, NY class projects (Blue Web'n award):
http://www2.lhric.org/POCANTICO/tubman/tubman.html

Ohio Unit: "Myths and Codes of the Underground Railroad-Web Lesson"
http://www.safepassageohio.org/resources/weblesson.pdf


EXTENSION ACTIVITIES

Oakland Unified School District Video Education Frederick Douglass Curriculum *** This one for students to critique:
http://urbandreams.ousd.k12.ca.us/lessonplans/frederickdouglass/index.html


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