SS3H1 Describe early American Indian cultures and their development in North America.
3rd Grade | Social Studies | Historical Understandings

a. Locate the regions where American Indians settled in North America: Arctic, Northwest

Southwest, Plains, Northeast, and Southeast.

b. Compare and contrast how American Indians in each region used their environment to

obtain food, clothing, and shelter.

c. Discuss how American Indians continue to contribute to American life (e.g., arts,


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