"Pocahontas"By Don McLeese November/December 2016 AR Biography Activity

"The story of a girl with a nickname of Pocahontas and her friendship with John Smith is one of the most famous early American History." (p.4)

Based upon the context clues, the word "Pocahontas" means playful one.

"The Father of Pocahontas was named Powhatan. His tribe was also called Powhattan."(p.9)

Based upon the context clues, the word "Powhatan" means the name taken by Pocahontas father,who real name was Wahunsonacock.

"An engraving that shows John Smith with the Native Americans." (p.14)

Based upon the context clues the word "Engraving"means A print from a man or women in a plate or block or other surface.

"Her real name was Matoaka,but she was better known as Pocahontas, a word that means playful one in her native American language. (p.6)

Based upon the context clues the word "Matoaka" means Pocahontas real name, known as Pocahontas.

"She and her Algonquin Tribe lived in what is now the state of Virginia."(p.6)

Based upon the context clues the word "Algonquin"a tribe made of many other tribes that spoke the same language.

"Chief Powhatan was the chief of more than 25 american tribes."(p.9)

Based upon the context clues "Chief" means the leader or head of the Native american tribe

"John Rolfe believed very strong Christian Religion"(p.24)

Based upon the context clues the word "John Rolfe" means the husband of Pocahontas.

"When John Smith came to the Powhatan village the Native Americans made him lie down on two large flat stones."(p.16)

Based upon the context clues the word "John Smith" the word means Friend of Pocahontas

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