This is a complete inquiry based learning unit for the Native American Regions of the Northwest, Southwest, Plains, and Woodlands based on the new Social Studies Standards. Through an inquiry approach, students will develop an understanding of these Native American groups. They will be able to evaluate and understand the history, geography, culture, and political structure of each group.
This 50+ Page Resource Includes:
⎯ Teacher Tips (3-pages)
⎯ Standards Questions Handout (6-pages)
⎯ Research Tools Handout (2-pages)
⎯ SS Standards for Teacher Reference (2-pages)
⎯ K-W-L Chart (1-page)
⎯ 4 Native American Regions Map Work (4-pages)
⎯ Map Work Answer Keys (4-pages)
⎯ Project Choices (1-page)
⎯ Five Strands of Social Studies Slideshow (6-pages)
⎯ Presentation Notes (3-pages)
⎯ Key Vocabulary (4-pages)
⎯ Key Vocabulary Answer Key (1-page)
⎯ Assessment Rubric (1-page)
⎯ Presentation and Audience Guidelines (1-page; 2 per page)
⎯ Game Boards for each Native American Region (8-pages)
⎯ Myths About Native Americans (2-pages)
⎯ Native American Apps Activity (1-page)
⎯ Native American Social Network Activity (3-pages)
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Your students will be the leaders of the inquiry and the teacher tips resource will help guide you through the whole process. Watch your students become engaged and excited to learn about these three cultures.
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