Native Peoples of the Americas, Plains Indians - Teacher Reproducibles, Print: E-book EMC 545i


EMC Number: 545i

Page Count: 48

EAN: 9781596734616

Plains Indians presents the history and culture of native groups who inhabited the Great Plains of the United States and Canada when the European colonists arrived.

Careful attention is paid to the customs and beliefs of these peoples. Their legends, philosophies, and forms of government are discussed, and their origins, language, names, dwellings, tools, food, games, and crafts are studied.

Activities include:

  • a report
  • communicating with pictographs
  • dressing in ceremonial clothing
  • playing Indian games
  • time line
  • use of a buffalo
  • geography
  • word match
  • word search
  • mapping
  • Venn diagram
  • vocabulary exercises

Projects include:

  • making a mandala
  • a triptych
  • a parfleche
  • a table-top tipi
  • a horse model
  • corn chowder
  • preserved meat

Generously illustrated with pencil art throughout. Includes answer key and bibliography.

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