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.
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.
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.
FREE! Native Americans - Southwest tribes A hands on history unit of North American Indians. Includes 2 printable mini books (Navajo and Hopi), tribe comparisson, and ideas for hands on learning about history including navajo fry bread, apache woven basket and more for preschool, kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, homeschool, and more! LOTS OF GREAT IDEAS!