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Mission US 2: Flight to Freedom

Mission 2: “Flight to Freedom,” is a game for students to learn about the difficulties encountered by slaves as they tried to escape the South.

  • Mission US 2: Flight to Freedom

    Created February 7, 2012
    American Civil War soldier

    The American Civil War

    EDSITEment has put together a collection of our lesson plans, student interactives, multimedia presentations, and vetted websites which will allow teachers, students, parents and lifelong learners to learn more about the U.S. Civil War.

    Clockwise from top left: Presidents Roosevelt, Reagan, Truman, and Kennedy

    PBS: “The Presidents”: EDSITEment’s Related Lesson Plans and Websites

    For Presidents' Day, EDSITEment has collected lesson plans and websites covering the history of the presidency and some of its most famous office holders.

    African American Union soldier, Civil War

    EDSITEment's Guide to Black History Month Teaching Resources

    In this special revised and updated feature for Black History Month, teachers, parents, and students will find a collection of NEH-supported websites and EDSITEment-developed lessons that tell the four-hundred-year old story of African Americans from slavery through freedom and citizenship to the presidency.

    American statesman Alexander Hamilton born in the West Indies

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    Movie version of "Gone With the Wind" premieres

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    American abolitionist William Lloyd Garrison born

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    December 10 1805

    The 13th Amendment, prohibiting slavery, adopted

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    Gudea of Lagash, ca. 2012 BCE

    World History for Us All

    World History for Us All is a powerful, innovative model curriculum for teaching world history in middle and high schools.