This is a fun unit to teach along with other Thanksgiving lessons in November. It is a Second Grade unit but could be used in other grades as well. Included in the file:
Collection sheet to use with the PowerPoint
Unit Overview (lesson)
This unit follows South Carolina Social Studies Standards for Second Grade.
Students will learn about Native American cultures, lifestyles, shelter, food they ate, clothing they wore from each of the 6 regions of the United States. Students will also practice map skills and language arts skills.
3 products will be completed by each child. A craft project from each region, a collection information sheet from each region and participation in a drop in breakfast, dressed as a Native American, for parents to come in and see all the craft projects. There are 10 vocabulary words that a quiz could be made from if needed.