Washington and his Slaves: the Impact of the Marquis de Lafayette on George Washington

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George Washington had a close relationship with Marquis de Lafayette. The extent of Lafayette's influence on Washington's views on slavery is uncertain, but young historians take a shot at answering this question after some key readings and videos. Twenty-five questions help them to formulate their opinion. There is no formal assessment nor a culminating project, but this resource provides an opportunity to explore an interesting aspect of colonial America, Washington, and slavery.

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Grade
8th - 11th
Subjects
United States History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
2 days
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Discussion
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