Native American heritage month







It’s Friday and here’s your Freebie Friday weekly resource from 7 Generation Games. Did you know that the Library of Congress is an excellent resource for Native American research and information? Many of these resources are now available in a digitized format, including an extensive number of photos. You can […]

Freebie Friday: Native American Photos from the Library of Congress





Spirit Lake - game teaching multiplication, division and Dakota history
Several years ago, Dr. Erich Longie and I participated in an analysis of the NIES database where we found that the more native youth learned their culture and language in school, the worse their math scores. This finding held true even when we controlled for socioeconomic indicators like mother’s education. […]

Including Native American culture in your math class


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Today’s educational resources are three videos on Native American history and traditions. One video focuses on the importance and use of eagle feathers in Dakota culture, while another spotlights the use of eagle pits, to acquire said eagle feathers. NATIVE AMERICAN HISTORY – BY THE NUMBERS EAGLE FEATHERS EAGLE PITS […]

Native American History Videos