Welcome to Vocabulary Central
The following is a list of words from our unit on the Underground Railroad:
emancipation manumission fugitive abolitionist
plantation auction antebellum underground
Union Confederate proclamation literate
secede economy agriculture resist
obstacles narrative civil rebellion
Activity one: Look up all the words that are unfamiliar to your team by using the link to the on line dictionary given below.
Activity two: Make a wordsearch puzzle for your team using puzzlemaker.com
Note: Visit this page whenever you come upon an unfamiliar word. A thesaurus has also been provided for you to use when trying to find just the right word. The thesaurus will be helpful to you when you are writing your abolitionist's journal and creating the script for the slave's oral history.