Bell Ringers

Bell Ringer: The Life of A Slave in Colonial America

The Life of A Slave in Colonial America

Interpreter, Harold Caldwell discusses the life of enslaved people living in Colonial America.

Description

Interpreter, Harold Caldwell discusses the life of enslaved people living in Colonial America.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • How did enslaved people keep their African heritage alive?
  • What types of work were the enslaved people responsible for at the Randolph House?
  • How might the type of work in a colonial city be different from enslaved people living on a plantation?
  • How were slaves treated that worked inside of the Randolph House?

Participants

    Vocabulary

    • Arduous
    • Bed Chamber
    • Colonial Williamsburg
    • Culture
    • Dairy House
    • Field Hands
    • Mancala
    • Master
    • Plantation
    • Preserve
    • Scullery Maid
    • Slavery
    • Traditions
    • Woodworking

    Topics

    State HistoryU.S. History

    Grades

    Middle School