Learn about Native American Indian homes with an informational book on how Native Americans used local resources to create homes right for their diverse environments.
Introduced are the following American Indian homes: wigwam, longhouse, wattle-and-daub, chickee, birch bark homes, tipis, adobe homes, plank houses, igloos. It mentions the following groups: Iroquois, Cherokee, Creek and Seminole, Cheyenne and Sioux, Pueblo, Inuit.
This 16-page full color book is provided in two forms (ebook and booklet). The ebook format has the pages in order, ideal for reading on an ereader or electronic device. The booklet format lets you print the pages double sided to create your own 5x7 inch booklet. I've also included worksheets to extend the learning beyond reading the booklet.
The 6 extension worksheets including the following:
•Comprehension multiple choice quiz (3 questions)
•Compare/contrast Venn diagram
•Chart to gather information
•Research project: KWL chart and books list
•Glue the home on the map
This ebook/booklet is ideal for the second grade, although it of course could be extended into first or third grades depending on the students!
For the youngest readers, see My Book of Native American Homes.
This product is a zip file containing three pdf files. Native American Clip Art is from Neto's Clip Art.
Remember, this product is for one teacher or parent’s use only. If you want to share, please purchase additional licenses.