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Native Americans Day 13: Great Plains: Sioux

Native Americans Day 13: Great Plains: Sioux

Great Plains: Sioux Now to the Plains tribes.  We started with the Sioux Indians with a yummy dessert that I remember from growing up on the Rosebud Reservation. 1. Review:We talked about the Inuit tribe in the Arctic region last time. Today we will move to the Great Plains region (show on regional map) and learn about the Sioux tribe. 2. Map Skills: Compare the regional map to the globe or map today and see what countries or states are in the...

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Native Americans Day 12: Arctic: Eskimo (Inuit)

Native Americans Day 12: Arctic: Eskimo (Inuit)

Arctic: Eskimo (Inuit) Now we are studying one of the most well-known Native American tribes, the Eskimos. 1. Review: We talked about the Cree tribe in the Sub Arctic region last time. Today we will move to the Arctic region (show on regional map) and learn about the Inuit tribe. 2. Map Skills: Compare the regional map to the globe or map today and see what countries or states are in the Artic region. 3. Discuss: Fill out the Tribes Chart after...

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Native Americans Day 11: Sub Arctic: Cree

Native Americans Day 11: Sub Arctic: Cree

Sub Arctic: Cree We are now studying the Sub Arctic region.  We are going to study several tribes from the North, but we will be starting with the Cree today. 1. Review: We talked about the Chinook tribe in the Northwest Coast region last time. Today we will move to the Sub Arctic region (show on regional map) and learn about the Cree tribe. 2. Map Skills: Compare the regional map to the globe or map today and see what countries or states are...

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Native Americans Day 10: Northwest Coast: Chinook

Native Americans Day 10: Northwest Coast: Chinook

Northwest Coast: Chinook Today we moved to the Northwest Coast region to study the Chinook Indians with some Chinook crafts. 1. Review: We talked about the Nez Perce tribe in the Plateauregion last time. Today we will move to the Northwest Coast region (show on regional map) and learn about the Chinook tribe. 2. Map Skills: Compare the regional map to the globe or map today and see what countries or states are in the Northwest Coast region. 3....

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Native Americans Day 9: Plateau: Nez Perce

Native Americans Day 9: Plateau: Nez Perce

Plateau: Nez Perce Today we are studying the Nez Perce of the Plateau region.  We got to learn a game to play outside and wrote a biography about Chief Joseph. 1. Review: We talked about the Shoshone tribe in the Great Basinregion last time. Today we will move to the Plateau region (show on regional map) and learn about the Nez Perce tribe. 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 8: Great Basin: Shoshone

Native Americans Day 8: Great Basin: Shoshone

Great Basin: Shoshone Now to the Great Basin area with the Shoshone tribe.  We got to weave another basket and learn about arrowheads. 1. Review: We talked about the Pomo tribe in the Californiaregion last time. Today we will move to the Great Basin region (show on regional map) and learn about the Shoshone tribe. 2. Map Skills: Compare the regional map to the globe or map today and see what countries or states are in the California region. 2....

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Native Americans Day 7: California: Pomo

Native Americans Day 7: California: Pomo

California: Pomo Today we moved on to another region of America… California.  We studied the Pomo Indians for this region. 1. Review: We talked about the Navajo tribe in the Southwestregion last time. Today we will move to the California region (show on regional map) and learn about the Pomo tribe. 2. Map Skills: Compare the regional map to the globe or map today and see what countries or states are in the California region. 3. Discuss:...

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Native Americans Day 6: Southwest: Navajo

Native Americans Day 6: Southwest: Navajo

Southwest: Navajo Our last Southwest tribe is the Navajo tribe.  We tried to create a few Navajo crafts. 1. Review: We learned about the Pueblo tribe in the Southwest region last time. Today we will learn about another tribe in the Southwest, the Navajo tribe. Remind students where the Southwest 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 Southwest...

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Native Americans Day 5: Southwest: Pueblo

Native Americans Day 5: Southwest: Pueblo

Southwest: Pueblo We are studying another Southwest tribe again today, the Pueblo.  We made a Pueblo and a few other Pueblo crafts. 1. Review: We learned about the Apache tribe in the Southwest region last time. Today we will learn about another tribe in the Southwest, the Pueblo tribe. Remind students where the Southwest region is on the regional map. 2. Map Skills: Compare the regional map to the globe or map today and see what countries or...

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Native Americans Day 4: Southwest: Apache

Native Americans Day 4: Southwest: Apache

Southwest: Apache Now we are moving into the Southwest United States and start by studying the Apache tribe. 1. Review: We talked about the Aztec tribe in the Mesoamericaregion last time. Today we will move to the Southwest region (show on regional map) and learn about the Apache tribe. 2. Map Skills: Compare the regional map to the globe or map today and see what countries or states are in the Southwest region. 3. Discuss: Fill out the Tribes...

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