Spirit Lake Beginnings – Lakota

Learn Multiplication and Division from a 3-D Adventure Game set in Native American History

Recommended Grades 3-5
Math: Multiplication and Division
History: Lakota History, Plains Native Americans

In Spirit Lake: Beginnings – Lakota, players learn multiplication and division through word problems in this historically-based adventure game. Save your tribe a spreading sickness by solving math problems – and watch out for those rabid wolves! Math has never been this fun!

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Created with the Thunder Valley Community Development Corp., Spirit Lake Beginnings – Lakota is fully English/Lakota bilingual, cross-curricular math video game. It can be played in English or Lakota. Whether you are a Lakota speaker, a Lakota language learner or hearing Lakota for the very first time, Spirit Lake Beginnings – Lakota has something for you!


Spirit Lake Beginnings Lakota draws from 7 Generation Games award-winning work, which backed published academic research that shows students who played our games saw math scores on in-game skills improve 30% in 10 weeks – 3x over the control group. This game will help students understand the importance of mathematics as it applies to reality.