Chief Powhatan's Address to Captain John Smith

Author: Washoe County Social Studies Teachers

  • Description
  • Files


  • Primary source on colonial and Native American relations
  • Text-dependent questions
  • Academic vocabulary list
  • Writing prompt for writing to sources
  • Sample student responses
  • Scoring rubric
  • Extension activity

This lesson was designed to help students gain social studies/history content knowledge by using textual evidence to answer text-dependent questions.