Native AmericansNative AmericansTheir lifestyle and cultureTheir lifestyle and culture
Where are they?• Today 1% of the U.S. population areNative American• They represent more than 1/2 of thenation’s culture• ...
What are the names ofother tribes?• Can you pronounce…. NAVAJOOGLALA….SIOUX….CHEROKEE……• BLACKFEET………...FORTAPACHE…….ROSEB...
The Navajo Tribe• In its language it means “plantedfields”• It’s also known as Diné• You can visit them in Arizona, NewMex...
Politics!!!!???• There is a chief, chosen by a tribunal.• His work is very hard as he works likea negotiator, not like a K...
Language• What do Native Americans speak?• Everyone speaks English but nearly150,000 speak the native Navajolanguage too.•...
What about thechildren?• They go to school,play and help athome!• They like hunting and fishing• In the past, more work, l...
Native American babieswith their Mummies
WHERE DO THEY LIVE?• Nowadays, they live in houses, flatsand apartments• Before they lived in HOGANS• These are Earth Hous...
A Navajo Hogan
Men sit South, women on theNorth, Guests on the West!
There are other types ofhomes• A Wigwam home• A Longhouse• A Teepee or Tipis• A Grass house• A wattle or daub house• A Pla...
Different types ofWigwams
Different types ofLonghouses
Teepees
A Grass house
Wattle or Daub Houses
Plank houses
Adobe Houses or Pueblos
Igloos
Clothes!• Men!• Breechcloth, leggings, headbands• Women!• Skirts, blouses, ponchos,• Feet! Hair• Moccasins, Elaborate hair...
Head dresses• They did not wear head dresses, theywore head bands• You had to earn your feathers• An eagle feather!• Make ...
Transport• They walked everywhere!• Coastal tribes travelled by boat• When the Spanish came they broughthorses. Native Ame...
How Romantic!
Wild and free …like 4ºB
Food• The Navajos were farmers• Corn beans and Squash• Men hunted and fished• The Spanish introduced domesticanimals• They...
In their Free Time!!• Wars!!!• Trade• Peace• Kidnap• Battles• Arts and Crafts
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  • 1. Native AmericansNative AmericansTheir lifestyle and cultureTheir lifestyle and culture
  • 2. Where are they?• Today 1% of the U.S. population areNative American• They represent more than 1/2 of thenation’s culture• There are over 500 tribes, each hasits own language and tradition• The Navajos or the Diné Nation isthe largest.
  • 3. What are the names ofother tribes?• Can you pronounce…. NAVAJOOGLALA….SIOUX….CHEROKEE……• BLACKFEET………...FORTAPACHE…….ROSEBUD SIOUX……?• Let’s have a look at one of thesetribes
  • 4. The Navajo Tribe• In its language it means “plantedfields”• It’s also known as Diné• You can visit them in Arizona, NewMexico,Utah and Colerado• They still live there on their ownReservation• They are also U.S. citizens
  • 5. Politics!!!!???• There is a chief, chosen by a tribunal.• His work is very hard as he works likea negotiator, not like a King.• He has to make everyone agree• The chief and the tribal council areelected by the people
  • 6. Language• What do Native Americans speak?• Everyone speaks English but nearly150,000 speak the native Navajolanguage too.• It’s very hard, it was used duringWorld War 2 as a code maker andbreaker.
  • 7. What about thechildren?• They go to school,play and help athome!• They like hunting and fishing• In the past, more work, less play• They had toys: dolls, other games• They loved races, archery and ridinghorses.• Babies stayed with their Mummies ontheir backs
  • 8. Native American babieswith their Mummies
  • 9. WHERE DO THEY LIVE?• Nowadays, they live in houses, flatsand apartments• Before they lived in HOGANS• These are Earth Houses which aredome shaped with the door facingEast• HOGANS are used for Religious andCultural events
  • 10. A Navajo Hogan
  • 11. Men sit South, women on theNorth, Guests on the West!
  • 12. There are other types ofhomes• A Wigwam home• A Longhouse• A Teepee or Tipis• A Grass house• A wattle or daub house• A Plank house and an Igloo
  • 13. Different types ofWigwams
  • 14. Different types ofLonghouses
  • 15. Teepees
  • 16. A Grass house
  • 17. Wattle or Daub Houses
  • 18. Plank houses
  • 19. Adobe Houses or Pueblos
  • 20. Igloos
  • 21. Clothes!• Men!• Breechcloth, leggings, headbands• Women!• Skirts, blouses, ponchos,• Feet! Hair• Moccasins, Elaborate hairstyles• Make up!
  • 22. Head dresses• They did not wear head dresses, theywore head bands• You had to earn your feathers• An eagle feather!• Make up• Pow Wows and Teepees
  • 23. Transport• They walked everywhere!• Coastal tribes travelled by boat• When the Spanish came they broughthorses. Native Americans lovedhorses• They used dogs and drag sled
  • 24. How Romantic!
  • 25. Wild and free …like 4ºB
  • 26. Food• The Navajos were farmers• Corn beans and Squash• Men hunted and fished• The Spanish introduced domesticanimals• They used weapons to hunt!
  • 27. In their Free Time!!• Wars!!!• Trade• Peace• Kidnap• Battles• Arts and Crafts

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