These are Their Stories...
By class today, you should have read the introduction/chapter 1 of the Slave Ship. Today we will spend some time discussing the perspectives of those individuals who participated in the events discussed in the chapters.
- Break into groups of 4-5 of your choice! :)
- Each group will be given a perspective of an individual discussed in the chapter.
- Captain Tomba
- The Boatswain
- Cabin Boy Robinson
- Captain James Fraser
- Merchant Henry Laurens
- Working with your group, share your ideas about the significance of the role of these individuals. Please refer to specific page numbers when you share/discuss important facts!
- Once your group has completed your section, please write your responses up on the board.
- Class discussion!