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Here are the teacher pack items for Plains Indians Way of Life:
Overview Note that the student pack includes a link to a set of interactive games, Tracking the Buffalo, for learning more about the Plains Indians. If time permits, have students explore this site. Objectives:
OverviewIn this experience, students learn about the Plains Indians and their way of life. Then, they learn about the importance of the American bison to the Plains tribes and how the near extinction of the buffalo affected them. Finally, students select a Plains Indian tribe for further research.
Note that the student pack includes a link to a set of interactive games, Tracking the Buffalo, for learning more about the Plains Indians. If time permits, have students explore this site.
Long before white settlers came to America, Native Americans lived on the North American continent. In the region between the Mississippi River and the Rocky Mountains, north of Texas and in southern Canada, the Plains Indians made their home.
Based on what you know about the geography of the midwestern states, what do you think life was like for the Plains Indians?