Mrs Donn's Special Sections - Native Americans Illustration

Native Americans
in Olden Times
Lesson Plans,
Games, Activities


Other Sections

Native American Baskets

Native American Homes in Olden Times

Native American Canoes


Native American Stories for Kids

Native American Symbol Stories

Native American Religions

Native American Medicine Man

Totem Poles

Native American Art


Myths in PowerPoint format, illustrated for kids

Games & Things to Make and Do

Native American Holidays

Principal Native American Tribes

Comparison Chart
(Europeans & Indians)

Investigate Real Life Artifacts

And More

For Teachers

Lesson Plans for Teachers

Free Clip Art

Free Powerpoints



Books we used:

  • American's Fascinating Indian Heritage, Reader's Digest, 1978

  • Indians of Yesterday by Marion E. Gridley, sponsored by the Indian Council Fire, 1940

  • Indians of the Americans, National Geographic Society, 1958

  • Indian Reservations, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Dept of the Interior, 1950

  • Questions on Indian Culture, by Dr. Ruth Underhill, University of Denver, Bureau of Indian Affairs, pamphlet, 1953

  • Dakota and Ojibwa People, Minnesota Historical Society, 1985

  • Regions Far and Near for a Changing World, Macmillan/McGraw-Hill, 1995

  • Seminole Music by Frances Densmore

Our thanks to:

Washington State History Museum, Tacoma, WA, for our private tour, and an opportunity to learn a great deal about the early Americas. Thank you!

Dr. Adams. Over the years, Dr. Adams has been a consultant to the Sioux, Winnebago, Fox, and other tribes in the Midwest on community development. He also participated in a federal project for communication and values differences among cultures, resulting in a website - a multicultural toolkit.

Our special thanks to the many Native American people who do not wish their names to be listed. Information was shared generously with us. We are most grateful for it.

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