Eastern Woodlands, Great Plains, Southwest Desert
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The Iroquois lived in a region called
a group of families that bound together under a single leadership
A building used for shelter by the Iroquois(eastern woodland) that could hold 12 families
The role of the Iroquois women
tanned the hides, sew shirts & leggings
What did an Iroquois hunter do after he killed an animal?
Kneel beside it & thank it for the food and clothing it would provide
A healer , much like a doctor for the kwakiuitl.
Iroquois custom still used today?
Meet for the Great Council
The animals provided meat & ______ to the people of the Eastern Woodlands
The Great Plains is a _____ region
Long ago, millions of _____ grazed on the huge plains
Most Plains people's way of life was ___ & ___
Farming & hunting
The Great Plains people used buffalo in these 2 ways
How did the Plains Indians hunt buffalo?
Kill by crouching near the animal in disguise or run off a cliff.
Plains Indians would use a ___ to transport buffalo. (sled made of poles)
The Great plains natives tamed ___ which are descendants of those brought to Mexico by the Spanish.
This Native American group did not grow vegetables.
The northwestern coastal (kwakiuitl)
A house warming in which the host gave gifts to guest
The Horse was so important to the Cheyenne that they measured their ___ in Horses.
Today, many Cheyenne live on a ____ .
At a ____, you could see traditional games & dances of the Cheyenne.
The SW desert is mostly ___ & ___.
dry & arid
SW Desert's way of life was based on ___
Later, the SW Desert became known as ____, which means "village" in Spanish.
Pueblo Indians are thought to be desendants of the ___.
The Pueblo used ___ to grow their crops
The Pueblos placed their houses on ____.
2 things the Pueblo men did
governed their villages & wove clothes
2 things the Pueblo women did
owned all the property & wove baskets
Ate seals, otter, and whales and used their blubber for oil for lamps and heat.
___ is what the Hopi needed to survive
The Hopi believed ___ could bring them rain & other kinds of help.
The ___ dance is a ceremony the Hopi believed would bring rain.
Describe the hair styles of Hopi women
Unmarried - squash blossom
Married - long braids
Today, the Hopi live on a ___ in Northeast Arizona
An Area in which similar cultures live is ____
Belts or strings of polished seashells that were used for trading gift-giving by Iroquois & other Native Americans
Dwelling built by Plains Indians made of poles arranged in a circle covered by buffalo
To show wealth and respect for ancestors the Northwest coastal tribes built.