Home School Life Journal

Home School Life Journal
"Let us strive to make each moment beautiful."
Saint Francis DeSales
painting by Katie Bergenholtz

Native Americans {a compilation of all we have done}

The Maidu of California
This seed beater craft is from History Pockets: Native Americans.

This mask craft is from History Pockets:Native Americans...
which went along really well with Raven, A Trickster Tale from the Pacific Northwest.
from  Homeschool Journey's Renaissance History Portfolio





map from Interactive 3-D Maps: American History
 The boys learned how the Native Americans (mostly Cherokee, in this area) made arrowheads...
and bow strings (from bark strands) at Sycamore Shoal's Knap-In.


The Nez Perce of the Plateau


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2 comments:

  1. Looks like a great collection of ideas. I've got it pinned and maybe I can work some of these in more steadily in our geography.........

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  2. As always, your innovation, energy, creativity, and enthusiasm astound and amaze me! Makes me jealous too! LOL Hoping I can use many of your ideas when we start school again!

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