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If You Lived...

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If You Lived with the Indians of the Northwest Coast - Anne Kamma; Pamela Johnson (Illustrator)
ISBN: 0439260779
Publication Date: 2002-04-01

 

Totem poles

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What animals would be on your totem pole?

 

Potlatch

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The people showed their wealth through a potlatch ceremony.  What sorts of dancing and food would you expect to see at a potlatch?

More on Potlatch

Encyclopedia Britannica

 

Searching the Internet using Destiny (Pine Hill's Online Catalog)

 

Student survey

What would be your responsibility in the village of a Pacific Northwestern Native American?






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