Navajo Teacher Resources
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Reemergence of the “Vanishing Americans” ‐ Native Americans and World War II
Discover the many contributions and sacrifices of Native Americans during World War II. After gaining background information through a detailed PowerPoint presentation and guided notes, your young historians will participate in a jigsaw...
10th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Comparing Kwakiutl, Cheyenne and Navajo tribes
Third graders study the difference between the Kwakiutl, Cheyenne and Navajo tribes. They identify the people, resources, lifestyle and beliefs of the Kwakiutl, Cheyenne, and Navajo Indians. Afterward, they present their projects on each...
3rd Social Studies & History
Factors in a Successful College Experience
How does community or cultural identity influence the decisions to attend or graduate from college? Clips from the documentary Up Heartbreak Hill, introduce class members to the issues two Native American seniors face as they consider...
9th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Discovering the Southwest: Navajo and Hopi Perspectives
Students investigate the contributions of the Navajo and Hopi. In this American Southwest lesson, students study the region through the perspective of the Navajo and Hopi as they read literature, listen to lectures, dramatize events, and...
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History
Drawing Conclusions-Miss Navajo
Middle schoolers practice the higher order thinking skill of drawing conclusions. In this language activity, students use the Miss Navajo pageant to discuss the role of language in selecting a winner. They view portions of the pageant,...
6th - 8th English Language Arts
20th-Century Warfare: Unique Contributions of American Indians
Students discover the contributions of the Navajo Code Talkers. In this 20th century conflict lesson, students watch a video about the contributions of Native Americans to the World Wars I and II as well as Vietnam. Students also use...
11th - 12th Social Studies & History