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Native American History

Celebrate Native American Heritage Month

November is Native American Heritage Month, and there are so many wonderful ways to learn about Native American heritage.  There are many museums throughout the country with authentic Native American exhibits.  One of my favorite exhibits is at the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago, Illinois.  My class visits the Pawnee earth lodge each year for an authentic hands on tour of a real Pawnee earth lodge.  Before and after our visit, we continue our studies of Native American…

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Multicultural teaching, Social Studies