This interactive powerpoint will engage your students as they learn about the first inhabitants of Virginia. Slides are aligned with all of VS2d-g standards and go along with Houghton Mifflin's textbook, "Virginia Social Studies." Be sure to check out the video preview!
VS.2 The student will demonstrate knowledge of the physical geography and native peoples, past and present, of Virginia by
d) locating three American Indian language groups (the Algonquian, the Siouan, and the Iroquoian) on a map of Virginia.
e) describing how American Indians related to the climate and their environment to secure food, clothing, and shelter.
f) describing how archaeologists have recovered new material evidence at sites including Werowocomoco and Jamestown.
g) identifying and locating the current state-recognized tribes.