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Native Americans Day 23: Native American: Homes

Native Americans Day 23: Native American: Homes

Native American: Homes For the last day of our Native American unit study we decided to review Native American homes. 1. Review: Northwestern Native Americans lived in longhouses with totem poles. Plains Native Americans lived in teepees to move easily. Pueblo Native Americans lived in pueblos as a type of defense. Woodland Native Americans lived in longhouses with a palisaide around the village. 2. Map Skills: Look at a map of the U.S. And have...

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Native Americans Day 22: Northeast Woodland: Wampanoag

Native Americans Day 22: Northeast Woodland: Wampanoag

Northeast Woodland: Wampanoag Today we are studying our last tribe, the Wampanoag who helped the Pilgrims in the 1620’s. 1. Review:We learned about the Shawnee tribe in the Northeast Woodland region last time. Today we will learn about another tribe in the Northeast Woodland, the Wampanoag tribe. Remind students where the Northeast Woodland region is on the regional map. 2. Map Skills: Compare the regional map to the globe or map today and...

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Native Americans Day 21: Northeast Woodland: Shawnee

Native Americans Day 21: Northeast Woodland: Shawnee

Northeast Woodland: Shawnee Today is the Shawnee tribe.  We did some literature, crafts, and P.E. activities. 1. Review:We learned about the Iroquois tribe in the Northeast Woodland region last time. Today we will learn about another tribe in the Northeast Woodland, the Shawnees tribe. Remind students where the Northeast Woodland region is on the regional map. 2. Map Skills: Compare the regional map to the globe or map today and see what...

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Native Americans Day 20: Northeast Woodland: Iroquois

Native Americans Day 20: Northeast Woodland: Iroquois

Northeast Woodland: Iroquois Now we are moving north to the Iroquois Indians.  We tried a couple of Iroquois crafts today. 1. Review: We talked about the Seminoles tribe in the Southeast region last time. Today we will move to the Northeast Woodland region (show on regional map) and learn about the Iroquois tribe. 2. Map Skills: Compare the regional map to the globe or map today and see what countries or states are in the Northeast Woodland...

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Native Americans Day 19: Southeast: Seminoles

Native Americans Day 19: Southeast: Seminoles

Southeast: Seminoles Today we are studying the Seminoles.  We made a drum and learned about Osceola. 1. Review:We learned about the Cherokee tribe in the Southeast region last time. Today we will learn about another tribe in the Southeast, the Seminoles tribe. Remind students where the Southeast region is on the regional map. 2. Map Skills: Compare the regional map to the globe or map today and see what countries or states are in the Southeast...

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Native Americans Day 18: Southeast: Cherokee

Native Americans Day 18: Southeast: Cherokee

Southeast: Cherokee Now we are in the Southeast with the Cherokee tribe.  Today we did some cooking and wrote a biography. 1. Review:We talked about the Crow tribe in the Great Plains region last time. Today we will move to the Southeast region (show on regional map) and learn about the Cherokee tribe. 2. Map Skills: Compare the regional map to the globe or map today and see what countries or states are in the Southeast region. 3. Discuss: Fill...

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Native Americans Day 17: Great Plains: Crow

Native Americans Day 17: Great Plains: Crow

Great Plains: Crow Today is our last day in the Great Plains region.  We will be learning about the Crow tribe. 1. Review:We learned about the Pawnee tribe in the Great Plains region last time. Today we will learn about another tribe in the Great Plains, the Crow tribe. Remind students where the Great Plains region is on the regional map. 2. Map Skills: Compare the regional map to the globe or map today and see what countries or states are in...

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Native Americans Day 16: Great Plains: Pawnee

Native Americans Day 16: Great Plains: Pawnee

Great Plains: Pawnee Today we are studying the Pawnee tribe from the Great Plains region.  We did some math, a craft, and a literature activity. 1. Review:We learned about the Blackfoot tribe in the Great Plains region last time. Today we will learn about another tribe in the Great Plains, the Pawnee tribe. Remind students where the Great Plains region is on the regional map. 2. Map Skills: Compare the regional map to the globe or map today and...

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Native Americans Day 15: Great Plains: Blackfeet

Native Americans Day 15: Great Plains: Blackfeet

Great Plains: Blackfeet Today we are studying the Blackfeet tribe.  We made a tried playing a few Blackfeet Indian games today. 1. Review:We learned about the Cheyenne tribe in the Great Plains region last time. Today we will learn about another tribe in the Great Plains, the Blackfoot tribe. Remind students where the Great Plains region is on the regional map. 2. Map Skills: Compare the regional map to the globe or map today and see what...

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Native Americans Day 14: Great Plains: Cheyenne

Native Americans Day 14: Great Plains: Cheyenne

Great Plains: Cheyenne Another day with a Great Plains tribe, Cheyenne.  Today we made a couple of Cheyenne crafts. 1. Review:We learned about the Sioux tribe in the Great Plains region last time. Today we will learn about another tribe in the Great Plains, the Cheyenne tribe. Remind students where the Great Plains region is on the regional map. 2. Map Skills: Compare the regional map to the globe or map today and see what countries or states...

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