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Grade Levels
3rd - 5th
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Plains Indians. Plains Indians Worksheets, Activities, and Games.

Students love this unit and you will love it too! This comprehensive unit has the right mix of skills and activities to keep your students engaged while they are learning. This unit is appropriate for grades three, four or five.

The unit includes

Words to Know Vocabulary Terms Scramble

The Location of the Great Plains Map Exercise

Nomadic Tribes of the Plains Indians Word Search

Hunted and Gathered Foods of the Great Plains

Climate of the Great Plains Bar Graph or Climate Graph

Climate of the Great Plains Paragraph Completion and Punctuation

The Buffalo Paragraph Key Words and Phrases

Outline Using Main Headings

Building from Clues

Weapons for Hunting and Warfare

Hunting the Buffalo Three Methods

Illustrate the Buffalo Hunt Comic Strip

Parts of the Buffalo

How the Plains Indians Used the Buffalo

Section I Review

Illustrate the Calendar Year for the Plains Indians

Shelter – Questions and Design the Teepee

Teepee Math

Transportation Methods

The Horse Game

Communication Methods

Role of Women and Girls Observations

Role of Women and Girls

Making Pemmican

Tanning Hides

Cooking Buffalo Stew


Beliefs The Medicine Bag

Clothing Compare and Contrast

Section II Review

Thunderbird Hanging

Literature Connection

Answer Keys

Total Pages
52 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 month
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