"Underground Railroad" Quilt Codes from the book "Hidden in Plain View: A Secret Story of Quilts and the Underground Railroad"; African-Americans designed quilts with secret codes directing the way to freedom and safe houses up North
QuickPlan Lesson Idea: Did you know Harriet Tubman Day is March Have your students read our biography mini-book on the Underground Railroad hero. Then, supplement it with this free companion lesson plan and worksheet.
The Underground Railroad Scavenger Hunt is a web quest created using National Geographic's website. The students read information about slave experiences and make decisions that slaves had to make on their journey on the Underground Railroad.