-The Secwepemc people slept on tree branches and matts that were laid out on the floor for their comfort while fur and hide provided a warm covering.
The Northwest Coast Indians are believed to have begun living on the west coast area of what we now know as Alaska, Washington State, Oregon, California, and British Columbia, Canada over 10,000 years ago. The Bella Coola, Haida, Nootka, and Tlingit are just a few of the tribes that make up the Northwest Coast Indians who were known as the richest Native American’s due to the large quantity of natural resources that were available to them in this region.
Some of the weapons the southeast Native Americans used were bow and arrows, spears, battle hammers, and blowguns with poison darts. To poison the darts they would use snake venom. They would also use poison from plants. These weapons were used for hunting and defending themselves.
The Inuit, Haida, and Iroquois have many things in common and many things that they all do differently. I hope you learn and realize how, even though all three of these native tribes live in Canada they all live differently, and sometimes the same. In this essay you will hear and read about how these three tribes have things in common and things that they do differently.
Do you know what porcupine taste? Well, I don’t know. If you don’t know, then read on to find out how people use the porcupine. In the next few paragraphs, you will learn about the differences, and similarities between the the Inuits and the Iroquois. The next three paragraphs will be about the following topics: the differences in the Inuits, the differences in the Iroquois and the similarities between the two.
Ice ages are long periods of time in which Earth is covered with thick ice sheets called glaciers. This period can stay for thousands or millions of years. The oceans and seas are frozen and the temperature is cooled. Also many sources of fresh water were locked behind those ice sheets. The most recent ice age was about 10,000 years ago. Those ice sheets covered Antarctica, most of Europe, North America, South America, and parts of Asia. Humans still existed in this period of time. They proved their existence through their drawings on caves. They often drew animals and events that happened to them. They knew the animals that existed at that time and how to protect themselves. They used a lot of materials that helped them survive. In addition, they had different types of food that they required in order to keep themselves warm. They knew how to find the best shelter and how to protect from other creatures.
The Sioux used horses to catch their main food source buffalo.They grew very few crops, and mostly traded weapons and meat with other tribes for corn.The main region for the sioux was the Northern Great Plains, which is North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin and Minnesota.Tree are one of the natural resources that this tribe used, which was a building material and weapons.The second resource is animals which they used for food and there pelt for clothes and around there Tipis.They also used the tail of buffalos for fly swatters.They used buffalo horns for tools and cups.They used pottery for making bowls and sometimes cups.
Did you know that the Inuits and Dene people live in under -30 degrees Fahrenheit? They both also started their tribes around 1000 BC. They also adapted to their environment in different ways and do many procedures that were crucial to their survival like hunting, fishing, and drying animal pelts.
The short story, “To Build a Fire’ by Jack London is a devastating tale of a man who makes the foolish decision to go off the Yukon’s main trail. The story starts off saying “Day had broken cold and gray”(First Paragraph), as the man further travels off the path he gets into extremely cold temperatures, “The Yukon lay a mile wide and hidden under three feet of ice. On top of this ice were as many feet of snow”(Second Paragraph). This man, this exceptionally foolish man who has never had a winter still continues to walk further upon the trail. However, this man was foolish but he was also simple, he looked at things in simplicity, he realized even though it was 50 degrees below freezing that the frost bite could be avoidable with mitten, hats,
First of all, what are Aboriginal stereotypes? Aboriginal stereotypes are the negative depictions of the First peoples prior to Columbus. Also, the stereotypes served as an imprint on society as to what an Aboriginal First Nation is ‘supposed’ to look like. Some examples of these stereotypes are; Still live in Igloos or Tipi; The Indian Princess; the noble savage; the Native Warrior; the drunk; the wise elder; and etc. The list goes on and on. Even though, a couple of these terms might have been true back in the day like the igloos or tipi’s. Of course, a lot of Aboriginals do still use the cultural shelters but mainly for ceremonies and a place for praying. That’s another conversation for another
The White Dawn follows the lives of three whalers, who are stranded and then saved by the native Inuit. The sailors Pilee, Portagee, and Kakuktak, each have their own way of fitting in and connecting with the people. They have to deal with people whom they cannot talk to, and who share different customs. It can be argued that Kakuktak is the most successful in his quest to integrate himself within the tribe.
People of the Pacific Coast and the People of the Arctic have lived in Canada more than 12,000 years! The People of the Pacific Coast and the people of the Arctic both have lived on flat grounds, and never on big hills or even mountains! But the people of the Pacific Coast were very spiritualism about there Moon, Earth and what was always going on. The people of the Arctic used industrially as a way to produce and create tools to reduce manual labor in cost. One of the major cultural elements that began to flourish on the Pacific Northwest Coast was the use of music and other forms of arts and craft, began to flourish on the Pacific Northwest Coast was the use of music and other forms of arts and craft. The people of the Arctic had a myth, “ the ancestors of modern Inuit Colonized
One year passed, and the tribe moved north because winter had passed. During the move the dogs carried the peoples stuff on travois.
They all do things different from each other ,but with some similarity . Life of these two tribes are successful for their group.
With his there was having a lot of snow retardant stuff and what he is carrying are small enough to fit in one book bag. It’s a little bit smaller that what they carried back then and most snow retardant. He carried with him was seventy pounds of meat, a mini stove, jacket/coat, mittens, lamp, water bottle, tarp, and a three pound sleeping bag. The tarp was for him to sleep under wraps around a four sticks in a figure eight knot.