Thomas Jefferson: He was born in Virginia. He was the third president of the United States. He was a leader who helped develop a new country.
The student will demonstrate knowledge of Virginia history by describing important events and people in the history of the Commonwealth, including a) the settlement of Virginia at Jamestown; b) famous Virginians, such as George Washington and Thomas Jefferson, who helped form a new nation; and c) life in Virginia today, including food, clothing, shelter, transportation, and recreation.
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