Sacajawea was aShoshone Indian whoguided the Lewis andClark expedition when she was only ateenager. As you readthis, you will learn the life of Sacajawea. Enjoy! :)
Younger Life While Sacajawea was 11 years old, her tribe was attacked by the Hidatsa tribe. She did not make it out fast enough so the tribe took her as a slave. Later on, The Bird Women (Sacajawea) was won by Info from: http:// Toussaint Charbonneauwww.teacherlink.usu.edu/ while he was gambling.tlresources/units/byrnes- She became 1 out of his famous/sacajawe.html many Native American wives.
The Lewis and Clark ExpeditionThe expedition started on May 14, 1804.While traveling, Lewis and Clark hired Charbonneau just to have Sacajawea guide them from the Great Plains to the Pacific Ocean. The Info from: http:// expedition ended in www.edgate.com/ 1806. lewisandclark/
Other Facts• Sacajawea was born sometime around 1784• Had a little boy named Jean Baptiste Charbonneau. He was born on February 11, 1805• Her brother was chief of the ShoShone village Info From:• The US mint made a coin in her http://www.factmonster.com/ipka/ A0906820.html remembrance http://www.edgate.com/lewisandclark/• Died April 9, 1884 in Wyoming http://www.teacherlink.usu.edu/tlresources/ units/byrnes-famous/sacajawe.html
Sacajaweas graveThe coin the US mintissued in her The map of thelikeness. Lewis an Clark expedition
Words Cited• http://www.factmonster.com/ipka/A0906820.html• http://www.edgate.com/lewisandclark/• http://www.teacherlink.usu.edu/tlresources/units/ byrnes-famous/sacajawe.html