Native American Lesson Plans
American Teaching Resources
you know Native Americans? - After this activity students will
understand the stereotypes placed on Native American peoples and
they will be ready to research Native Americans past and present.
Residents of Michigan - Compare and contrast the lives and roles
of indigenous persons to the lives and roles they have now.
to Native American Housing - This lesson draws attention to the most
prominant types of housing that Native Americans lived in prior to colonization
and narrows scope to the Plains Tepee.
about Native Americans - Students should be able to name the important
characteristics of each tribe, differentiating between their cultures
and method of living/means of survival.
of American Indians - Students will be able to understand the concept
of how important rain was for the Native American.
Divided - The Adavance of African Americans in society Struggles of
the Immigrants and changes in laws Mexican and Native American struggles.
American Dwellings - Looking at different structures of houses and
finding the shapes that are incorporated in the house structures.
Americans and the Home - To experience different foods from different
cultures as well as to integrate mathematics and vocabulary into a lesson
that is fun for everyone.
American Tribes - Students will be able to discuss tribes, cultures,
crafts, types of food eaten, type of hunting/fishing, types of homes for
each of 5 regional tribes. Students will be able to write summaries of
American Village - This lesson lets students use their creativity
and imagination. They work together to create a replica of a Native American
American Wonders - To introduce children to the culture of a variety
of tribes through literature and related activities.
Native Americans Across the Curriculum- PDF format.
Algonquian Way of Life - Students will identify the role that nature
played in the lives of these Native Americans.
French in North America - Students will gain a better knowledge of
the effects the French explorers had on the development of North America,
and especially their effect on Minnesota.
- Who Are The Native Americans? - Dress as a Native American Show students
authentic music Watch and "Brother Bear".