Category: History 7

Scotland’s Fight for Freedom: William Wallace and Robert The Bruce

The story of the Scottish fight for freedom is long and valiant. Heroes fought and died for their country. But they pushed through and earned the prize of freedom. (more…)

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Venice

Venice is an interesting and important city that is located off the coast of Italy. This city is built on 118 small, swampy, malaria-infested islands. How could people survive here? How could such a thriving and wonderful city such as Venice is today, rise from bogs? (more…)

Plymouth Colony

Plymouth Colony and the famous Mayflower were founded by the Pilgrims. The Pilgrims invented Thanksgiving and negotiated peaceful terms with the Indians.

James I of England, the successor of Elizabeth I, made changes in the Church of England. Some people did not like these changes, so they left for Leiden, Holland. These were henceforward known as Pilgrims. (more…)