The Mormon Trail and Native Americans
Fifth graders identify the American Indian tribes who lived in the lands that the Mormon Trail went through. They investigate and describe the impact of western expansion on the American Indians.
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Children's Literature Across the Curriculum Ideas-Dancing With the Indians
Students read Dancing With the Indians by Angela Shelf Medearis. They complete a variety of cross-curricular activities surrounding the study of Native American festivals and traditions. Included are reading, art, math, science, writing,...
K - 5th Social Studies & History
A Walk of Betrayal: The Trail of Tears
Learners investigate the history of the Cherokee Indians by viewing videos. In this Native American history lesson, students view several video documentaries about the Cherokee Indians and the atrocities committed against them by the...
4th - 5th Visual & Performing Arts
North Carolina Cherokee Indians: The Trail of Tears
Students discuss and research the Trail of Tears. For this Native American history unit, students read stories about and research information about the Cherokee Indians and the Trail of Tears. Students work in literature circles and...
4th - 5th English Language Arts