Situated mostly in the Northwest United States and in Canada after migrating from the Great Lakes region, the Blackfoot Indians have a rich history and culture.Blackfoot Indians were legendary buffalo hunters, and lived a mostly nomadic life following the buffalo herds.
There are over 500 recognized tribes in the USA, each with their own culture. Contrary to popular belief, we do not all live in tipis (mainly because we live in houses now, btw) but the tipi belonged to the plains culture, which I am from. We are not one homogenous culture, we are each unique, with our own beliefs, stories, and ways of life. I feel like this should not be news.
Native American Corn Grinding Activity. This activity allows students to get a glimpse into the work that had to be put into harvesting crop during the early settlement days. This is supposed to illustrate the process that the Native Americans went through and then taught the Pilgrims.
Interactives US History Map - FAB site! Become a geography whiz as you learn how the United States was settled. Discover how the continent was irrevocably changed by European colonization, the events that caused the wholesale displacement and decimation of the land's original inhabitants, and how the 50 states came to be formed.
Early Tribes of Florida - When Europeans arrived in south Florida in the 16th century, they found at least five established tribes, which they brought into the historic period by writing about them. The Mayaimi, the Tequesta, the Jeaga and Jobe, the Calusa , and the Ais Indians.