Social Studies - 2019-20
1.3d - Maggie L. Walker (Banking)
The student will describe the stories of influential people in the history of Virginia and their contributions to our Commonwealth, with emphasis on
d) Maggie L. Walker
Places and people change over time.
Every person is important and special.
One person can make a difference.
UNDERSTANDING THE STANDARD
Influential people in Virginia history made important contributions.
Term to know
- contribution: The act of giving or doing something
People to know
- Maggie L. Walker: She was the first African American woman in the United States to establish a bank and become a bank president.