Soon after the establishment of colonies in the Western Hemisphere the slave trade began. We shall examine the slave trade, The Triangular Trade, and the Middle Passage. Upon completion & discussion of the slave trade, you will complete the readings and answer the constructed response questions. Make sure you answer the constructed response questions in complete sentences. You can also use the readings found in the links below.
Then you will examine Primary sources & complete the constructive response questions. Use the links below to download and print the Constructive response questions & the Primary Sources
Below are some helpful readings about slavery & the Middle Passage
Atlantic Slave Trade Reading from Whitney Plantation Website
We will view a clip of the Middle Passage from the movie Amistad. The clip can be seen below.