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In this video from the series Ogichidaa Storytellers, learn about the 1850 Sandy Lake Tragedy and the struggle ...
Grades 6-12
Guide your students in learning who their Native neighbors are by exploring this map of the current tribal ...
Grades PK-12
In this teacher-created lesson plan, students simulate the Ho-Chunk being removed from their land, whether it be by ...
Grades K-2
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David O’Connor finds personal reflection and storytelling essential to learning about Wisconsin’s First Nations

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American Indian Studies in Wisconsin