Project 86: Princess Margreit

Student Name(s): Sarah

School: deer meadow school

Grade: 7


Research Topic / Main Questions:

How she impacted Canada, Created a bond between Canada and the netherlands

Why did you choose this topic:

Found it cool how princess margriet and her family thanked Canada with tulips

Please summarize your experience in researching this project?

The royal dutch family move to ottawa to get away from the nazi invasion, after they left ottawa they thanked them with 10 00 tulip bulbs and it started a tradition. The royal dutch family and citizens of the netherlands send 10 00 bulbs every year. There now is a tulip festival every year.

How did you personally connect to this project?

it really interested me how they thanked them wit tulips, something god created and could be passed on to other people through out many years

What are your conclusions about your topic?

It created a bond between to countries, the “big picture” is that if you help someone who is in need and needs saving they will never forget and will always thank you with that.