The Big Idea Activity  How do different places affect the way people live?
 

Writing

Writing tips and style guidelines.

 
 

Quick Quiz

Test your knowledge. What have you learned so far?

 
Unit One
 

Biography

Jennie Thlunaut

 Jennie Thlunaut
Weaver Jennie Thlunaut helped to keep Tlingit traditions alive. Find out more about the Chilkat blankets Thlunaut wove.

Biography

Rosalie Little Thunder

buffalo
Lakota elder Rosalie Little Thunder formed a group to stop the killing of buffalo from the borders of Yellowstone National Park.

A Day in the Life

Young Native Americans of the Great Plains

Pioneers


Children of the Plains Indians learned adult skills by helping their parents.


 California Standard 5.1.1  Describe how geography and climate influenced the way various nations lived and adjusted to the natural environment, including locations of villages, the distinct structures that they built, and how they obtained food, [MORE] 


 California Standard 5.1.3 Explain their varied economies and systems of government. 


 California Standard 5.1.1 Describe how geography and climate influenced the way various nations lived and adjusted to the natural environment, including locations of villages, the distinct structures that they built, and how they obtained food, clothing, tools, and utensils.   California Standard 5.1.2 Describe their varied customs and folklore traditions.