Parent Guide > Chief Powhatan's Address to Captain John Smith
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This week in class, we’re reading "Chief Powhatan's Address to Captain John Smith" by Chief Powhatan.
In the "Address to Captain John Smith," Chief Powhatan discusses the current violent relationship between English settlers and the Powhatan people.
"How has America changed over time?" and "How can we achieve peace?"
Ways to support your child:
Ask your child about this speech at home:
- What was "Chief Powhatan's Address to Captain John Smith" about?
- What did you learn about America?
- What did you learn about War & Peace?
- Watch The Natives and the English - Crash Course US History #3 at home with your child.