View all Standards

Standard 7.1.1.PR

7.1.1.PR Identify select African physical systems and human characteristics of places.

Grade(s): 6, 7, 8

Subject(s): Social Studies

Year: 2020

Type
Establishment of Freetown | Gullah Roots
Establishment of Freetown | Gullah Roots

Video

Freetown was founded by formerly enslaved people, many of them from South Carolina and Georgia. Their first attempt to establish an African colony in 1787 failed, but in 1792, more than a thousand...