Subjects:
American Indian Studies
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Grades:
1, 2
Tags:
Menominee Nation
License:
Creative Commons Attribution
Language:
English
Media Formats:
Audio, Downloadable docs, Interactive, Text/HTML, Video

Standards (4)

Menominee Origin Story and 5 Main-Clans of the Menominee Nation

Overview

Students will be introduced to the Menominee Origin Story (it can be heard in both English and Menominee) 

as well as the main Clan System of the Menominee People. (5 Main-Clans)

Bring up the Menominee Origin Story

Go to the link:

https://www4.uwsp.edu/museum/menomineeClans/origin/

Play the link and discuss- you may want to write on the Smartboard/Smart TV the 5 Main-Clans

Bear, Eagle, Wolf, Crane, & Moose

Show the Study Sheet and pair students up or have students pair-up to study the sheet attached above.