Complete Thematic Units, Native Americans - Teacher Reproducibles, Print: E-book EMC 561i

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EMC Number: 561i

Page Count: 48

EAN: 9781596734739

This unit explores the traditions of Native Americans from the following geographic regions of North America:

  • Southeast Woodlands
  • Northeast Woodlands
  • Southwest
  • Plains
  • Northwest Coast
  • Far North

Step-by-step directions and reproducible pages and patterns, and an illustration of the completed project are included for all the activities.  There are:

  • writing activities
  • cooking projects
  • art projects
  • maps and information to build background
  • projects focused on creating traditional items from each Native American group

The full-color, two-sided pull-out poster shows:

  • A Native American legend on one side
  • Recipes on the other side
  • There is also a separate page of teaching suggestions for how to use the poster.
  • A few of the activities included are:
  • Northeastern Natives (writing exercise)
  • Wampum Math
  • My Wampum Patterns
  • An Iroquois False Face Mask (craft project)
  • The Bowl Game
  • Southeastern Natives (writing exercise)
  • Making a Gorget (craft project)
  • The Hand Game
  • Making a Pouch
  • Pouch Pattern
  • Plains Natives (writing exercise)
  • The Talking Stick (craft project)
  • Using Your Class Talking Stick
  • A Sioux Lunch Bag, Sioux Parfleche Pattern
  • Traveling with a Travois
  • Picture Writing
  • and many more
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