Rush Revere And The Brave Pilgrims Summary

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Rush Revere and the Brave Pilgrims book report Rush Revere and the Brave Pilgrims is a book about a time traveling history teacher going on an adventure during the time of the pilgrim’s journey to America and settlement. With the help of his time traveling horse Liberty, Rush Revere experiences firsthand what it was like to travel with the pilgrim’s to the new world, along with two of his students, Tommy and Freedom. They see how much faith the pilgrim’s had in God, and how they were willing to travel to a new land not knowing if they would make it or not just because they wanted religious freedom. They experienced the making and signing of the Mayflower Compact and The building of Plymouth Colony. They got to meet and befriend famous historical figures such as William Bradford, Myles Standish, Samoset, and Squanto, and were invited to the pilgrim’s first Thanksgiving. The book is mostly set around the 1620’s of American history, focusing on the pilgrims. The main character is Rush Revere, a middle school history teacher whose friend is a time traveling talking horse. Revere is creative and smart with a …show more content…

First it teaches you about how the mayflower traveled from Holland to where it would eventually make it to Plymouth after a journey that took a bit over two months on the seas. Then it teaches you about the writing of the Mayflower compact and the building of Plymouth colony, letting you know about how hard it was to survive the first winter and how they had trouble with getting people to work when they all shared their resources. Finally it teaches you about the first Thanksgiving and how the Indians and the pilgrims chose to live in peace together and help each other. The characters are interesting and giving a personality to a historical figure makes it easier to remember them. It is written from the perspective of Revere as he travels through American

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