Learn about Native American homes with a simple informational book on how Native Americans used the resources around them to create homes just right for their diverse environments. This book introduces 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 5×7 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!