Lesson Plans

Going to Work
These lesson plans address various issues relating to twentieth-century immigration in Rhode Island.

Slavery, Citizenship & Civil Rights

RI History Lesson Plans

The Slave Ship Sally: Web of Complicity
This discrete lesson is intended to familiarize participants with many of the people and materials needed to prepare a ship for a slave trading voyage in the eighteenth century and to illustrate with a hands-on activity the web of complicity that stretched from farms to the sea in the global enterprise of the slave trade.