DESCRIPTION OFREGION The plains people lived in a region that was made up of dry prairies and hills. The Great Plains is on the east side of the Rocky Mountains
TRIBES Soiux, Cheyenne, Crow Blackfeet, Comanche, Pawnee and the Lakota
SHELTER The Lakota lived in teepees Tepees are buffalo hide tents that were cone shaped The Lakota traveled from place to place. The shape of the teepee made it easier to carry.
FOOD SOURCES The Lakota ate buffalo berries cherries and wild greens The Lakota used every part of the buffalo the used the intestines of the buffalo for carrying water. The buffalo meaty that was not eaten right away was dried and made into jerky.
CLOTHING The Lakota wore buffalo skins they also wore feather head dresses. The Lakota wore moccasins to cover there feet.
EVERYDAY LIFE Women- in charge of homes, built the homes and carried the homes whenever they moved Men- were the hunters, warriors and in charge of feeding and protecting their families.
TRADITIONS ANDCEREIMONIES The Lakota prayed individually They believed that visions and dreams came from spirits.
CRAFTS The Lakota built peace pipes and leather pouches.
WEAPONS AND TOOLS The Lakota used the travois and a parfleche.
WEBSITES I USED http://www.native-languages.org/kids.htm http://www.mce.k12tn.netr/indians/reports4/p