Lewis and Clark: Prized Possession

Students create a Sacagawea-inspired wampum belt. For this Native-American lesson, students study Sacagawea and her influence on the Lewis and Clark expedition. Students learn about wampum and prized possessions and work in groups to create a unique bead pattern. Then students work individually to create a wampum belt using with strings and beads.

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5th - 8th
Social Studies & History
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Lesson Plans
4 days
Instructional Strategy
Project-Based Learning
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