Imagining The Horrors Of Enslavement

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Imagining The Horrors Of Enslavement

  1. 1. Imagining the Horrors of Enslavement Reading passage from Alex Haley’s ROOTS
  2. 9. Debriefing the Activity <ul><li>Classroom Experience </li></ul><ul><li>Laid close together on floor of classroom </li></ul><ul><li>Hands held together </li></ul><ul><li>Listened to passages from Roots </li></ul><ul><li>Teacher maintained serious demeanor </li></ul><ul><li>Students were free to leave at any portion during the exercise </li></ul><ul><li>Historical Reality </li></ul><ul><li>Jammed into lower deck of ship </li></ul><ul><li>Hands and feet chained </li></ul><ul><li>Heard the screams and moans of other slaves </li></ul><ul><li>Crew verbally and physically abused slaves </li></ul><ul><li>Virtually impossible for slaves to escape once they were placed on ships </li></ul>

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