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Understand Your Assignment
- Choose a Native American tribe to research.
- Use a variety of sources to answer this question:
How did geographical location influence your tribe's way of life?
- Create a visual representation of some aspect of your tribe's way of life.
- Credit your sources, including where you got images.
- Present your project to the class.
Know Your Tribe's Region
image source: fourdir.com
Ask for Help
Can't find the information you need? Let Ms. Moore know. Stop by the library after school on Tuesday or Friday, and we can work on getting resources for your topic.
Order a Book
The series below will be checked out to Mrs. Gallagher; you can use them in the classroom. We do have many tribe-specific books in the library as well, which you can check out to yourself. REMEMBER - if Garden City doesn't have what you need, you can order a book from another library by logging into RICAT.
Native American Tribes - vol. 1-4 by
Publication Date: 1999
Database that contains full text for more than 140 middle school magazines, as well as thousands of biographies and historical essays.
Find Information On Web Sites
The links below include information on many different tribes from all over North America. You will also want to search for your specific tribe and/or the cultural region where they lived. Try using WebPath Express via RICAT before randomly Googling.