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Choosing Sides: The Native Americans' Role in the American RevolutionLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students analyze the different roles assumed by various Native American tribes during the American Revolution. They examine the issues involved for Native Americans in choosing the British or the American side of the conflict, such as...
Early Contacts: Native American and European Women in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth CenturiesLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students interpret historical evidence presented in primary resources. In this colonial America lesson, students examine the relationships between Native American women and European women who encountered one another in the new colonies.
1850-1874 Native Americans and SettlersLesson Planet
4th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Did Western settlers receiving free land from the Homestead Act realize it wasn't really free at all? Scholars investigate the impact Western expansion had on Native American culture in the mid-1800s. They use documents, timelines, and...
Reemergence of the “Vanishing Americans” ‐ Native Americans and World War IILesson Planet
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
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...
Native American Interaction with Other PeoplesLesson Planet
8th - 11th
Students examine the relationships between Native Americans and the Europeans who settled America. In this cultural diversity lesson, students analyze primary documents and respond to essay questions regarding the relationships.
Cinderella Stories - Native American Cinderella StoriesLesson Planet
K - 2nd
Students examine a Native American Cinderella story. In this Cinderella lesson, students listen to and compare Rafe Martin's, The Rough Face Girl, to other Cinderella stories. They complete the associated worksheets, role play scenes...
A comparison of Native Americans in PhotographyLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Students have had the opportunity to look at photographs of Indians during two very different times in history. They will be able to use the information in a photography to determine historical importance and significance. Students will...
Practicing Listening and Reading Closely: The Haudenosaunee Thanksgiving AddressEngageNY
4th CCSS: Designed
Thanksgiving doesn't occur only once a year for the Haudenosaunee. Weave a instructional activity about reading closely with an inspiring message about eternal gratitude for all of the elements of creation into a unit on Native American...
American ImperialismLesson Planet
14 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Has the United States always been an empire? This video is packed with information on America's endeavors during the age of new imperialism, including the displacement of indigenous peoples through territorial acquisition, how wars were...
Traditions and Languages of Three Native Cultures: Tlingit, Lakota, and CherokeeLesson Planet
K - 2nd
Students explore the connections between tradition and language. They examine the environment, history and culture of the Tlingit, Lakota and Cherokee tribes and identify the importance of maintaining languages for oral traditions.
Federal Indian Policy --Self DeterminationLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Young scholars explore Native American self determination. In this Native American history and writing lesson, students discuss and summarize the main points of the Self Determination Act after viewing an interview of a current Montana...
History of Immigration Through the 1850sLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Everyone living in the United States today is a descendant from an immigrant—even Native Americans. Learn about the tumultuous history of American immigration with a reading passage that discusses the ancient migration over the Bering...