The Stono Rebellion

Updated: 10/1/2021
The Stono Rebellion

Storyboard Text

  • Scene 1
  • The Slave Codesslaves needed written permission to leave their plantation, that slaves found guilty of murder or rape would be hanged, that for robbing or any other major offence, the slave would receive sixty lashes and be placed in stocks, where his or her ears would be cut off, and that for minor offences.
  • Scene 2
  • These guns and ammo are ours now!
  • Scene 3
  • Scene 4
  • Wade in the Water, wade in the water children. Wade in the Water. God’s gonna trouble the water. Who are those children all dressed in Red? God’s gonna trouble the water. Must be the ones that Moses led.God’s gonna trouble the water.
  • Scene 5
  • HEY GUYS WE GOTTA WARN OTHER PLANTERS ABOUT THESE SLAVES
  • Scene 6
  • WE are gonna execute you slaves