Tribes of Montana and How They Got Their Names

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Tribes of Montana and How They Got Their Names helps students learn the twelve tribes of Montana, signs for the tribes, and names they call themselves. Through map reference, students learn where tribes used to live and where they live now.

DVD available alone or as a set with 70-page Teacher Guide.  Tribes of Montana and How They Got Their Names. 30 minutes.  2007.

 This DVD and 70-page Teacher Guide are suggested for 4th and 5th graders, and explore the origins of contemporary tribal names.

Tribes of Montana and How They Got Their Names helps students learn the twelve tribes of Montana, signs for the tribes, and names they call themselves. Through map reference, students learn where tribes used to live and where they live now. They will also recognize how incorrectly interpreted sign language caused long-lasting misunderstandings. 4th – 5th grade classroom DVD, 1/2 hour, chaptered.

This DVD was produced as one of the Regional Learning Projects and is part of a comprehensive multimedia educational experience. For more information about the Regional Learning Project and a complete list of the resources available in our catalog please see the article on our "NEWS" page. Also for companion online resources refer to the Regional Learning Project website at:
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Designed to extend and expand the main themes introduced in the film, the 70-page includes Pre- and Post-Viewing activities and supplemental materials. Blackline masters and instructions are included.  This educational resource provides an engaging hands-on approach to learning that offers opportunities to integrate Indian Education, geography, social studies, reading, writing, and oral literacy into your curriculum.  Each chaptered section contains features designed to facilitate student understanding of the topics and themes, along with suggested activities. These features include:

-Key Concepts
-Vocabulary
-Geographical Places
-People
-Essential Questions
-Transcript Text (corresponding with the DVD)