Harriet Tubman, an ex-slave, was famous for helping over 300 people escape slavery via the Underground Railroad. Many people wanted her dead; at one point, the price on her head was $40,000.
If you knew there was a huge price on your head, do you think you would continue to risk your life to help others, or would you simply try to keep yourself safe?
American History 1
What is a "bellringer"?
A "bellringer" is an opening activity for our class. It will usually consist of a short writing prompt related to a topic we will cover in class each day.
Read the blog post with today's opening question. Respond to the question with a paragraph of about 5 sentences.