Native American Indians

SS4H1 The student will describe how early Native American cultures developed in North America.
  • a. Locate where Native Americans settled with emphasis on the Arctic (Inuit), Northwest (Kwakiutl), Plateau (Nez Perce), Southwest (Hopi), Plains (Pawnee), and Southeast (Seminole).
  • b. Describe how Native Americans used their environment to obtain food, clothing, and shelter.
Seminole Tribe Indian Project

All about the Seminole tribe

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First we will show you Culture,second we will do Music but if you want to

find out what the you will have to come with us on are journey.... lets go...........

Culture

They did many activities. Our group found over 16 different activities the. We Seminoles did found many like Art,Basketry and numerous more. Some of these activities helped them survive. Fun Fact: Seminole means(WILD)

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Here is a picture in the following...
Here is a video of culture:

Music

The Seminole tribe played rattles, drums, and flutes. Rattles are made out of coconut-shell and it's also the oldest instrument from the Seminole tribe ,

Woman would strap rattles to their feet and dance so while they are dancing the rattles make noise.

There are also different types of drums. There are small hand drums,cypress knee drums,and water drums.

Flutes are very rare in the Seminole tribe. The Seminole tribe remembers the flutes being played but they don't exactly remember how they were made.

Food

The Seminole tribe were mostly farming people.Women mostly harvested corn, squash, and beans. The

Seminole men did

most of the hunting and fishing,catching game;animals such as deer,wild turkeys, rabbits, turtles, and alligators. Most Indian dishes included cornbread,stew, and soup.

Transportation

walked,horse if lucky

Weapons

The Seminole tribe used many weapons. There were bow and arrows and fishing spears, that's not many cause there are more.Seminole warriors fired their bows or with tomahawks. By the 1700's they started using guns.

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Housing

The Seminole tribes houses are called Chikees.
They are made out of straw,dirt,and branches.
They usual have no walls because of the harsh summers.

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