Cross Curricular Integration

Language Arts
Physical Education

Project Information
button1 Learning Goals  Outcomes
button Learning Standards
button1 Timeline
button Lesson Plans
button1 Assessments
button Students

This unit can be integrated with

Language Arts:


Literature :
Island of the Blue Dolphin by Scott O'Dell
Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth G. Speare
The Legend of Indian Paintbrush by Tomie de Paola
Dreamcatcher by Audrey Osofsky
The Mud Pony by Caron Lee Cohen  

Nonfiction Books:
If You Lived with the Indians of the Northwest Coast by Anne Kamma
If You lived with the Iroquois by Ellen Levine
If You Lived with the Siouz Indians by Ann McGovern
If You Lived with the Cherokee by Connie Roop



Arts and crafts of tribe and use Kidpix to design.  ie Navaho rug

Create your own Native American Board Game
URL: http://school.discovery.com/lessonplans/programs/nativeamericans/

Native American Crafts,Food, Games, and Fun Facts for Children
URL: http://www.americanpentimento.com/kidcraft.htm

Native American on-line Scavenger Hunt
URL: http://www.thecoo.edu/~apeter/nat.amer_hunt.htm

Physical Education

Learn and play Native American games.

Ball and Triangle
URL: http://www.nativetech.org/games/ball&tri.html

Hoop and Dart
URL: http://www.nativetech.org/games/hoop&dart.html

Bowl and Dice
URL: http://www.nativetech.org/games/bowl&dice.html

Other Native American Games and Toys
URL: http://www.nativetech.org/games/othergames.html

More fun indoor activities
URL: http://www.nativetech.org/Nipmuc/kidscorner.html

Chumash Indians Sports and Games
URL: http://www.sierracanyon.pvt.k12.ca.us/school/chumash/games.html

Ktunaxa Games of the Northwest
URL: http://collections.ic.gc.ca/ktunaxa/games.htm

Games of the Plains Cree
URL: http://collections.ic.gc.ca/games/

Native American Games for Boys
URL: http://www.inquiry.net/outdoor/native/games/

Different environments

Back to the top of this page

    left arrow                                      home                                      right arrow