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Tuesday, May 29

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Thursday, March 15

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    Mitts
    Rabbit Skin's
    Rabbit Fur Blankets
    Sacred Pipe Ceremony
    Elder's Voices
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Monday, March 12

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    1 buffalo tail
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    in sweats
    Fletched Arrow
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  2. page Kit Inventory edited Kit Rabbit SkinsKit Inventory Stories tell us what is important to people. Objects tell us stor…
    KitRabbit SkinsKit Inventory
    Stories tell us what is important to people. Objects tell us stories. This kit is designed for object based learning and applying the inquiry process. The explanations on the left are to support teachers in using this kit. As an inquiry project students should be guided towards finding the stories of the objects independently through research. Use this information as background for yourself as a teacher.
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    {sewing.jpg}
    1 pouch with a bone sewing needle, sinew, flat rock, bone sewing needle, 1 awl, sewing kit, sinew is fragile handle with care
    The Sewing pouch contains an awl which was used to create the holes in the leather by first putting the leather on the flat rock then using the awl to puncture holes into the leather to put the sinew through
    Stone Chips
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    Plastic bag with stone chips
    Stone chips found in an archaeological site could be evidence of stone tool making by the people living there
    Obsidian
    Comb
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    {fox.jpg}
    1 fox skin
    Fox skins among other skins we’re use for making things such as clothing and blankets and even today they are still being used for many things and are worth 20-25$ depending on what kind of fur it is and how many foxes are populating the area as prices may be heighted to encourage hunting of the foxes
    Ermineskin
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    1 ermine skin fragile handle with care
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    and European royalty.
    royalty.

    Ermine tails and pelts
    War Bonnet
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    Closed vile of 10 porcupine quills
    Porcupine quills were mainly used for sewing
    Porcupine quillwork
    Turquoise Stones
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    Traditional use of Tobacco
    American Indian Tribes
    KinnikinickKinnikinnick Tobacco
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    1 pouch kinnikinick tobacco mixture see plant book
    About Kinnikinnick
    Buffalo Tail
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    1 buffalo tail
    Used as fly swatters and as water switch in sweats
    Fletched Arrow
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    1 mounted fletched arrow with stone tipped, sinew ties and glue binding
    Used as a weapon for hunting
    How Fletched Arrows are made

    Cattail Doll
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    {drum_and_stick.jpg}
    1 hand drum and drumstick
    Round Dance with Drums
    Drum Stick Making

    Arrorheads
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    2 arrowheads
    Obsidian Arrow Head
    ArrowHead Alley

    Moss Bag
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    1 moss bag
    Moss Bag Facts
    Rabbit Fur Mits
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    Rabbitskin
    Mitts
    Rabbit Skin's
    Sacred Pipe Ceremony
    Elder's Voices
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Thursday, February 16

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Wednesday, November 30

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    the objects independenlyindependently through research.
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Tuesday, November 8

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    Ermine tails and pelts
    War Bonnet
    http://www.minnehahacounty.org/museums/exhibits/l_c_gifts_mandan/teachers/artifact_pages/08_split_horn_war_bonnet.htm
    Buffalo Beads
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    spoons, ladles, toys, and split horn bonnets.
    http://firstpeoplesofcanada.com/fp_metis/fp_metis3.html
    http://www.minnehahacounty.org/museums/exhibits/l_c_gifts_mandan/teachers/artifact_pages/08_split_horn_war_bonnet.htm
    Flesher
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  3. page Kit Inventory edited ... Some uses of buffalo horns are powder horns, fire carriers, cups spoons, ladles, toys, and sp…
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    Some uses of buffalo horns are powder horns, fire carriers, cups
    spoons, ladles, toys, and split horn bonnets.
    http://firstpeoplesofcanada.com/fp_metis/fp_metis3.html
    Flesher
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  4. page Kit Inventory edited ... 1 bison horn polished Buffalo provided Aboriginal people many useful tools. ... powder hor…
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    1 bison horn polished
    Buffalo provided Aboriginal people many useful tools.
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    powder horns, fire carriers, cups
    spoons, ladles, toys, and split horn
    Flesher
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    10 dentalium shells
     UsesUses
    Shells were used to purchase a wide range of items -- canoes, houses, ceremonial regalia, tobacco, food, animal skins even to to pay for doctoring, wives, or fines.
    Among many Native American tribes such as the Chinook, dentalia was valued in the same way as were canoes and slaves, all of which connoted great wealth and which were prized possessions to be distributed among chosen survivors after a warrior's death.
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