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We Have a Story to Tell: Native Peoples of the Chesapeake Region
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How did colonial settlement and the establishment of the United States affect Native Americans in the Chesapeake region? Your young historians will analyze contemporary and historical maps, read informational texts, and work in groups to...
Colonization Effects From First Encounter through US Federal Policy
8th - 12th
Young scholars examine American policies. In this Native American history lesson, students compare and contrast life in America prior to colonization and following it. Young scholars discuss policies that displaced Native Americans.
Indian Removal: Does History Always Reflect progress?
9th - 12th
Students explore the idea that progress for some might not mean progress for all. In this Native American lesson, students recognize different viewpoints about historical events through the study of primary documents. Students decipher...
Practicing Listening and Reading Closely: The Haudenosaunee Thanksgiving Address
4th CCSS: Designed
Thanksgiving doesn't occur only once a year for the Haudenosaunee. Weave a instructional activity about reading closely with an inspiring message about eternal gratitude for all of the elements of creation into a unit on Native American...
A Life in Beads: The Stories a Plains Dress Can Tell
4th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Young learners discover how the Sioux and Assiniboine tribes preserved native culture through the making of traditional dresses, identifying the resources used to make the dresses and discussing behind the meaning behind some American...
Traditions and Languages of Three Native Cultures: Tlingit, Lakota, and Cherokee
K - 2nd
Students explore the connections between tradition and language. They examine the environment, history and culture of the Tlingit, Lakota and Cherokee tribes and identify the importance of maintaining languages for oral traditions.