Indians of the Interior Plains
Plains Indian Slides
Read pages in the textbook in this order:
Start with pages 68-69
Then skip to Great Plains Indians (pages 71-72)
tepees (also spelled tipis)
Look at all of the uses for buffalo!!
Sacred Buffalo People: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=33zB7JhKkpg
How to Construct a Plains Indian Tipi: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tcyB6-rPcDs
Complete handout 8, Indians of the Interior Plains
Interior Plains Indians Handout
Interior Plains Indians Handout Key
Interior Plains Indians - Buffalo Uses
Pacific Northwest Indians
Read pages 60-65 in text.
Pacific Northwest Indians Slides
Amazing totem poles: https://youtu.be/648gwElcPzU
Art and Story in totem poles: https://youtu.be/6Lht4XGkk0k
Pacific Northwest Indians Handout
Pacific Northwest Indians - Key
Add facts for the Pacific Northwest Indians to your Native Cultures Booklet.
Desert Southwest Indians
Read pages 52 - 59 in the text.
Google slide presentation: Southwest Google Slides
Kivas: Kiva Video
The Anasazi, People of Peace: Anasazi People of Peace Video
Desert Southwest Indians Handout
Desert Southwest Indians - KEY
Remember to record your Desert Southwest Indians facts in your Indian Booklets.
Don't forget to use your Study Guide. It is a GUIDE to how to study. Read the entire thing and make sure you know what you are supposed to be able to do. Study Guide for Ancient Civilizations and Indian Economies Quiz/Short Test
Here's a short Kahoot to play. Ancient Civilizations Kahoot Call a friend and play it with them.
Read pages 36- 39
Watch movie Colossal Olmec Head: Olmec Video
Watch Moundbuilders Video
Take notes on both civilizations on
The Earliest Indian Civilizations handout
The Earliest Civilizations P1 - Key
Read pages 39-41 in textbook.
Lost Civilizations of North America documentary DVD Trailer: https://youtu.be/yEcD55aTBdA
(Moundbuilders and Ancient Puebloans)
Complete Earliest Indian Civilizations P2
The Earliest Civilization P2 KEY
Anasazi: People of Peace (Ancient Puebloans): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6KkJNyZUx9s
Use Ancient Civilization Slides to review.
The First Americans:
Students independently complete Pre-Columbian Text Set
Read pages 25 and 26 and begin completing handout.
Handout #1 How the First Americans Arrived
How the First Americans Arrived P2
How The First Americans Arrived - Key
How the First Americans Arrived P2-Key
When Did the First Americans Arrive video?: https://youtu.be/E_k9uE6vrb8
Watch an amazing, "high level" video about the Bering Land Bridge Theory. (Not!) https://youtu.be/CroosReFVfk (Land Bridge Theory, Cartoon Version)
Land Bridge Theory with some Origin Stories: https://youtu.be/cJaMyd8cNYQ
Bering Land Bridge theory with postglacial flooding: https://youtu.be/8djMWy-A7E0
Day 2: The First Americans:
Review with this slide show: Ancient Civilizations.