Beaufort Wind Scale and Nautical Terms
Research the Beaufort wind scale, Francis Beaufort and nautical terms.
Topic to research in Britannica Encyclopedia: Beaufort scale
Charlotte needs to learn to tie various knots to work in the sail and riggings. Research different knots.
Topic to research in Britannica Encyclopedia: knots
Sailing Ships and Ports
Research common ships of the 19th Century: Brig, Brigantine, Bark, Schooner.
Topic to research in Britannica Encyclopedia: Brig, Brigantine, Bark, Schooner, and sailing ship.
See "Port to Port" and "Sailing Brigs" under documents.
Etiquette of the 1830s
Research etiquette of men and women in the 19th century.
See "Etiquette of the 1830's" under documents.
Pirate Code of Conduct and Pirate Slang
Research the pirate code of conduct and pirate slang.
Education and Careers
Research women's roles in education and careers.
The True Adventures of Charlotte Doyle