Life in the West is a colorful 15 slide Power Point describing the customs and environment of the Makah, Great Basin, Pueblo, Navajo and Apache Indians. This beautiful presentation is a concise, well organized introduction to Native Americans for the younger student or a comprehensive review for a Native American unit. This is a student tested lesson used by a middle school teacher.
An exciting and engaging unit on Native American Myths for grades 6-8! This multi-disciplinary unit can be taught in either ELA or Social Studies. Students read and analyze a variety of NA myths through close reading, scaffolded note-taking, and the use of graphic organizers. Then they write their own myth or legend! #nativeamericanmyths #middleschoolela