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Harriet Tubman

Famous People

Low Int – Int

Teens & Adults

Grades 6–12

In this lesson, students read a short biography about Harriet Tubman, a former African American slave who rescued many other slaves. Students learn new vocabulary and practice their writing and listening skills.

  • slave
  • beat
  • injury
  • seizure
  • sibling
  • escape
  • network
  • abolitionist
  • rescue
  • spy
  • proper nouns
PDF Content
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • vocabulary review
  • writing
  • listening
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Quote(Reference)
  • Comprehension(True or False)
  • Vocabulary Review(Multiple-Choice)
  • Writing(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Listen & Type(Type in the Blanks)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)