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Exploring Our Past

Exploring Our Past

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Native American singer-songwriter Joanne Shenandoah narrates this five part series on Native Peoples. The daily lives and cultures of America’s Native Peoples come to life for students through reenactments recorded at Native American living history museums and villages. The programs demonstrate how the Native People used the natural resources available to them to form and build communities in every part of the continent.

Still image from: Native Peoples of the Northwest
Exploring Our Past
Episode 1
13 minutes 39 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 10
Still image from: Native Peoples of the Woodlands
Exploring Our Past
Episode 2
12 minutes 29 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 10
Still image from: Native Peoples of the Southwest
Exploring Our Past
Episode 3
12 minutes 27 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 10
Still image from: Native Peoples of the Great Plains
Exploring Our Past
Episode 4
12 minutes 52 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 10
Still image from: Comparing the Lives of Native Peoples
Exploring Our Past
Episode 5
23 minutes 36 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 10