Adam Ruins Everything: The Real Story of Pocahontas
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Adam gives a contextualized and cited account of the true story of Pocahontas and the first permanent English settlement in Virginia.

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  1. How did the tribes of Virginia treat the Jamestown settlers?
  2. Why did John Smith return to England?
  3. How did the Pocahontas story become so distorted?

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  • Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Social Studies
    identify major causes and describe the major effects of the following important turning points in wo...
  • Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Social Studies
    The student understands the causes and impact of European expansion from 1450 to 1750. The student i...
  • Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Social Studies
    analyze the causes of European expansion from 1450 to 1750

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