This preview assignment guides student to explore the new chapter on the Native Americans. They preview maps, headings, and main ideas. They draw pictures predictions of topics that will be learned in the unit, answer questions about a map, and create their own map showing the geographic regions of North America. The assignment is designed to be used with America: History of Our Nation Beginnings to 1877 (Prentice Hall). The format can be re-used and modified for use in any content area and with any textbook.