Honoring Harriet Tubman, the New Face of the $20 Bill

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BrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr. celebrate the momentous decision to make Harriet Tubman the new face of the $20 bill. In honor of this historical moment, enjoy complimentary access to these movies and activities with your class today.

Underground Railroad

This BrainPOP movie describes the years prior to the Civil War when tens of thousands of enslaved African Americans won their freedom by heading north along the Underground Railroad, and the role Harriet Tubman played as the the most famous “conductor” in the history of the railroad.

Harriet Tubman

BrainPOP Jr. explores the life and accomplishments of Harriet Tubman, from escaping slavery to becoming the most famous “conductor” on the Underground Railroad.

Harriet Tubman Activities for the Classroom and Home

This set of activities from BrainPOP Jr. offers ideas for school and home, from designing a coin featuring Harriet Tubman to tracing the route of the Underground Railroad, and much more!


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