Presentation on theme: "STAAR 8 th Grade Social Studies CATEGORY TWO continued: SOCIAL INFLUENCES/CULTURE."— Presentation transcript:
STAAR 8 th Grade Social Studies CATEGORY TWO continued: SOCIAL INFLUENCES/CULTURE
THE SECOND GREAT AWAKENING!! Reform Movements-movements that wanted to make CHANGES. The movement in the North to put an end to slavery- Abolition Movement The QUAKERS were the main religious group that supported the Abolition Movement.
WILLIAM LLOYD GARRISON – PUBLISHED AN ANTI- SLAVERY PAPER CALLED “THE LIBERATOR”
DOUGLASS PUBLISHED AN ANTI- SLAVERY PAPER CALLED THE “NORTH STAR!” Harriett Tubman was a runaway slave who helped other slaves escape to freedom on the Underground Railroad.
FAMOUS POET: HENRY DAVID THOREAU Great example of Civil Disobedience
LUCRETIA MOTT AND ELIZABETH CADY STANTON – PUSHED FOR WOMEN’S RIGHTS!!
MOTT AND STANTON ORGANIZED THE SENECA FALLS CONVENTION They wrote the Declaration of Sentiments saying that “all men and women were created equal”.