How free were the free blacks? Life for free blacks was not all peaches and cream. Although some were able to prosper they were not counted as citizens. A few questions to consider are: Where did free Blacks live? What, if any, restrictions did they have?
How free were the free blacks?
Other Instructional Materials or Notes:
None needed, but computers/tablets and writing software can be incorpated into the lesson.
- Graphic organizers
- Resource/Trade books
- Various objects to write about (black iron, quilt, etc.)
- Historical Poems
- 3-3 The student will demonstrate an understanding of the American Revolution and South Carolina’s role in the development of the new American nation.
- People establish governments to provide stability and ensure the protection of their rights as citizens. To understand the causes and results of the American Revolution on South Carolina, the student will utilize the knowledge and skills set forth in ...