The Lives & Experiences of Enslaved Laborers at Monticello

Duration: 90-120 min

Students will become more knowledgeable and empathetic of enslaved people living at Monticello under Thomas Jefferson. Students will study primary source accounts and interact with a virtual map of Mulberry Row. Students will work in small groups, independently and in whole group settings.

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Grade Level

High School

Type of Lesson

Document Analysis

Author Info

Molly McCullough
Atlantic County Institute of Technology
5080 Atlantic Avenue
Mays Landing, NJ 08330