October 10, 2022, is Indigenous Peoples’ Day in the United States—a day set aside to celebrate the contributions of American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians. It’s also a time to focus on the culture and resilience of these native peoples. See the links below for activities to use in your classroom that focus on the ingenuity of American Indians and Alaska Natives in the past.
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Click here for this activity sheet on challenges and opportunities Native Alaskans encountered living in the Arctic.
Click here for a center that focuses on how American Indians used resources around them.