The Daring Escape of Ellen Craft

  • Title: The Daring Escape of Ellen Craft
  • Author: Cathy Moore Mary O'Keefe Young
  • ISBN: 9780876147870
  • Page: 342
  • Format: Paperback
  • The Daring Escape of Ellen Craft On December Ellen Craft and her husband William slipped out into the cold dark night and took their first steps towards freedom They were runaway slaves Posing as a white man traveling wi
    On December 21, 1848, Ellen Craft and her husband, William, slipped out into the cold, dark night and took their first steps towards freedom They were runaway slaves Posing as a white man traveling with a slave, Ellen courageously boarded a train bound for Philadelphia Could they actually make it a thousand miles without being discovered As each tension filled day passOn December 21, 1848, Ellen Craft and her husband, William, slipped out into the cold, dark night and took their first steps towards freedom They were runaway slaves Posing as a white man traveling with a slave, Ellen courageously boarded a train bound for Philadelphia Could they actually make it a thousand miles without being discovered As each tension filled day passed and freedom got closer, Ellen and William risked everything even death to be free.

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    1. I bought this at the library for 50 cents thinking I should take a chance and have my adult students try to read it. It turned out to be a perfect fit for my beginning/struggling/"emerging" readers because it's a great story, the illustrations help with comprehension and decoding new vocabulary, and the subject matter is highly worthy of teaching to adults (i.e slavery and American history).

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    2. The Daring Escape of Ellen Craft-nonfictionMoore, Cathy Carolrhoda Books c2002 ISBN 0-67814-091-6This is an exciting account of the true story of Ellen and William Craft who devised a plan to escape slavery by having Ellen (whose skin was light) dress like a man and claim that William was her slave. They traveled by train for five days to reach Philadelphia by Christmas. Their journey was frightening and required all the courage they could muster but they made it. There are several additional fe [...]

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    3. This Book is very good for readers of all ages. It shows and tells how slaves were treated in the 1800's. Ellen Craft is a very amazing woman. Find out how she made her daring journey to the North in The Daring Escape of Ellen Craft.

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    5. I need to read more about this brave woman!

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