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American Indian Voices From the Past

Learn about the chronology, containers, tools and games of the American Indians of Ohio through hands-on activities.

Students will learn about the chronology, containers, tools and games of the American Indians of Ohio through hands-on activities. The students will also learn of the impact that European expansion had on the American Indians in Ohio.

Location: Ohio History Center, Columbus, Ohio
Availability: Call Scheduling Office for available times
Time Allowance: 30 minutes
Cost: $5.00 per student; $4.00 per chaperone; Teachers are free (includes admission to the Ohio History Center)

Pre-Visit Activity:

Review the Historic Indian tribes of Ohio:

  • Shawnee
  • Miami
  • Iroquois
  • Wyandot
  • Delaware

Social Studies Standards Connections (by Benchmarks and Grade­ Level Indicator):

Current:

  • Grade 3: History – A1; People in Societies – A1
  • Grade 4: History – A1, B2, B3; People in Societies – A1, B2; Geography – C8; Economics – A2, C5; Social Studies Skills and Methods – A3, D10
  • Grade 5: History – B2; People in Societies – A1d, A1e, A1f, B2; Social Studies Skills and Methods – A3, B6
  • Grade 8: History – D2; Geography – C2

 

Revised: (by Content Statement)

  • Grade 3: 1, 8
  • Grade 4: 1, 3, 13
  • Grade 5: 3
  • Grade 8: 2

 

English Language Arts Standards Addressed (by Grade ­Level Indicator):

  • Grade 3: Communication: Oral and Visual – 1, 3
  • Grade 4: Communication: Oral and Visual – 1
  • Grade 5: Communication: Oral and Visual – 1

New Social Studies Standards:

  • Fourth Grade: SS 4.2, SS 4.3
  • Eighth Grade: SS 8.1
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