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Exploring Our Past

Utah Instructional Media Consortium
Grade Levels: 3 - 8
Core Subject(s): Social Studies
Length: 00:23:47
Usage rights: 7/1/2008 to 8/14/2018

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Narrated by Joanne Shenandoah this live-action program compares and contrasts the lives of early Native American people. This program focuses on how the geography of the land affected and shaped their lives. Using beautifully recorded reenactment footage, rare archival photos and colorful maps, the life of Native American people will come to life for students. The program explores, in depth,the Native People of the Pacific Northwest, The Eastern Woodlands, the Desert Southwest and the Great Plains. Students will come to understand their different cultures and their respect for nature.



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