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Reading When Clay Sings
Worksheet on how to examine objects to explore cultures and people. Includes a readying of When Clay Sings, a book about Native American culture seen through its pottery and imagery. Useful when visiting a museum, library, website, or any location where objects are used to interpret the past. Part of the resource “Pueblo Pots.”
Provider: National Museum of American History
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Grade(s): General audience
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Reservation X: The Power of Place
Online exhibition in which contemporary artists explore the connection of location and identity in relation to reserves and reservations.
Provider: National Museum of the American Indian
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Grade(s): General audience
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Smithsonian in Your Classroom: Native American Dolls
Lesson plan presenting the perspectives and experiences of Native doll makers. These voices encourage students to draw connections between dolls from the National Museum of the American Indian and Native cultures, communities, and environments.
Provider: Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access
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Grade(s): 4–8
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Smithsonian Source: Native American History
Section of SmithsonianSource.org intended to supplement the materials you currently use for lessons on Native American history. Includes a video on Lakota winter counts, six high school DBQs, and primary source documents from Smithsonian collections.
Provider: Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access
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Grade(s): 9–12
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Squint Eyes: Artist and Indian Scout
Drawings by a Plains Indian held prisoner in the late 19th century, which depict life on the plains and Indian Army interactions. Includes images along with descriptions of their historical context and content.
Provider: National Museum of Natural History
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Textiles of the North American Southwest
Explores the weaving traditions of the American Indian and Hispanic residents of the North American Southwest. Descriptions and images of woven objects. Includes maps, glossary, timeline. Bilingual English- Spanish.
Provider: National Museum of Natural History
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Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12
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The Alutiiq Education Guide
Education guide with two lesson plans about the Alutiiq (also know as the Sugpiat people) people of Alaska. The first lesson brings together storytelling telling and archaeology to examine the Alutiiq from oral traditions and the scholarly perspective. The second lesson looks at the Alaskan ecosystem and the ways the Alutiiq people have learned to survive. Targets grades 4-8.
Provider: National Museum of the American Indian
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Grade(s): 4–8
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The Art of Being Kuna
Online exhibit on the indigenous Kuna of Panama uses images and descriptions of clothing. Includes bibliography and an interactive “how to make a mola”.
Provider: National Museum of the American Indian
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Grade(s): General audience
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The Horse in Blackfoot Indian Culture
Digital Version of the book The Horse in Blackfoot Indian Culture by John C. Ewers. Ewers chose the horse as the starting point for his verbal picture of Blackfoot culture and works from the hoof up, taking readers from the fundamentals of hobbling and shoeing through the intricacies of social status, political organization, religion, and economic relations.
Provider: Smithsonian Institution Libraries
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Grade(s): 9–12
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The Night Chanter Project
Lesson in which students use the design process to create sketches of scenes based on a Native American chant. The sketches become elements in a mural.
Provider: Cooper-Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Grade(s): 9–12
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