Video Description: Glynis Brooks, in the persona of Harriet Tubman, answers student questions about the life of this American hero. Questions include: Were you born into slavery? Where did you live as a slave? How did the Underground Railroad operate? How could you be sure you were working with friendly people? Did you actually lead soldiers in a Civil War battle? After the Civil War was over, how did your life change?
Quick Ideas for Using the Video:
*Segment videos are short excerpts edited from interviews or interactive programs that offer flexible and differentiated ways to use the rich content included in the full-length conversation.
**The unique Video ID can be used to quickly locate a single video in the ET collection. This search function is designed to let teachers assign students to watch a specific video and have only that video appear as a search result. Just click on Search and choose “By Video ID.” Then type in the Video ID as it appears above. Be sure to include the dash.