Margaret Brent was the first woman in the American colonies to appear before a court of the Common Law to claim land in her own right or to pursue her own interests in court. She was also a significant founding settler in the early histories of the colonies of Maryland and Virginia.
If you are looking for a student centered resource to help students learn and practice research skills, report writing skills, project skills, presentation skills and more. Use it within a Language Arts classroom or a Social Studies / U.S. History classroom. Very flexible and cross-curricular!
Informational Text – The First Thanksgiving? was created to give your students not only a clear understanding of the history behind the holiday we call ‘Thanksgiving’ but also about how it is a story of struggle, hope and resilience.