Pocahontas

 
 

FOOTNOTES FROM THE STANDARDS OF LEARNING (SOLS) & ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE

1  Indian girl and friend who was a helper to the settlers in Virginia (K.1a)

2  Daughter of Chief Powhatan, believed English and American Indians (First Americans) could live in harmony. (VS.3g)

Friend of the first settlers

Pocahontas was an American Indian girl who helped the first settlers in Virginia. 1  She was the daughter of Chief Powhatan, and she believed that the English and American Indians could live together as friends. 2