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Little Lessons In Indian Lifeways
Recommended for Pre-K through 2nd Grade
Designed specifically for younger children, Little Lessons in Indian Lifeways gives participants a glimpse of life in the Eastern Woodlands approximately 500 years ago. Led by an IAIS Educator, students will learn about Native American homes and gardens, musical instruments, as well as the various roles and responsibilities of men, women and children. Little Lessons in Indian Lifeways includes:

1½ hours
$8 per student with $120 minimum

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Indians Of The Woodlands
Recommended for 2nd Grade through 5th Grade
Participants will learn about Northeastern Indian family life, as well as indigenous peoples' interaction with the woodland environment and their progression through time. Indians of the Woodlands includes:

2 to 2½ hours
$8 per student with $120 minimum

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ADJUNCT PROGRAMS
The following programs can be added on in 30 minute segments to enhance your core program...

Native American Games
Learn about and play games of skill and chance, such as Hoop and Pole, Sneak Up and The Moccasin Game.

Cost (in addition to core program): $1 per student

Native American Stories
In every Native culture, oral storytelling teaches, guides and entertains. Enjoy the lessons and magic of these traditional stories as told by an experienced Native American storyteller.

Cost (in addition to core program): $1 per student

Native American Crafts
Learn about and make a Native American-inspired craft under the guidance of IAIS education staff. Before your visit, the group leader may select from the following crafts. To ensure availability of materials, crafts must be booked at least 2 weeks in advance, unless otherwise indicated.