Class work: Examine the ads What are the key points in each ad? What can you tell from the ads? What are people looking for when they buy a slave? Place these things in the key points
Class work: Watch the clip 3 column T chart – what was different about the sale of Kunta and Fanta? Write an account of a slave auction Choose your perspective – buyer, seller, tourist Write as if you were there
Sample: My guide suggested visiting a slave auction. He said I’d never seen anything like it, and that the colorful spectacle was sure to interest me. He was wrong. I came away feeling depressed. These people don’t understand what they do to themselves, let alone those they sell. I think it is the sound I will remember the most. The clanking of the chains and the soft cries of the people as they were separated from their friends – these things I will not forget
Exit Ticket:What is an auction?What does it mean to “bid”?