Highlight some of the fascinating aspects of life on the Plains with American Indians of the Plains: Surviving the Great Expanse
. Students will explore different facets of Plains culture, including the importance of buffalo in everyday life - as their source of food, clothing, homes, weapons, and many other things. This informational text takes a look at some of the distinctive features of the Lakota, Cheyenne, Comanche, Pawnee, Osage, Omaha, and Crow tribes. Ignite a curiosity with this nonfiction reader that breathes life into the pages of history with real-life artifacts from that era.
- Build literacy and social studies content knowledge
- Appropriately leveled content provides access to every type of learner
- Includes text features such as captions, bold print, glossary, and index to increase understanding and build academic vocabulary
- Aligned to McREL, WIDA/TESOL, NCSS/C3 Framework and other state standards, this text readies students for college and career readiness