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Pacific Northwest Emily, Izabella, Cameron, and Arda
Introduction The Kwakiutl tribe was one of three tribes in the Pacific Northwest. (They lived in villages of long houses) The Makah was another tribe that lived in the Pacific Northwest. (They built canoes to hunt at sea) The third tribe is the Chinook.(They lived at the mouth of the Columbia River)
Pacific North West houses The pacific north west tribes all built the same houses witch were called long houses. Long houses could be over 60 ft long. Long houses were made out of wood witch was easy to find because of the nearby forests. Long houses were made out of wooden planks witch were sometimes removed when they cooked indoor meals. Multiple famlies would live in a longhouse.
The Pacific Northwest Pacific Northwest (Religious activities, dances, crafts, gathering and unique constructions) Unique constructions and Gathering Whales where used to be melted into oil to be burred to make the light be light Salmon was dried to be keep for a long time Trees where used for tools and mostly every things Harpoons where long spears with a spear point Dug out trees also called canoes, where used to go out in the oceans to hunt fish and whales Harpoons where long spears with a spear point Totem poles where put in front of houses to welcome visitors Baskets where made with wood and trade items
Pacific Northwest (Food, Locations, Climate and Natural Resources) Food They ate Whale, Salmon Sturgeon, and Shellfish and some tribes ate nuts and berries During a whale hunt the chief harpooner would show respect to the animal by singing a song, promising to give the Whales gifts if it allowed it’s self to be killed The Forests Rivers were full of fish Every dish was made out of wood Food, Location, Climate and Natural Resources The Whale bone was used a tool They had many rivers Whale fat was used in many ways They had mountains and forests that were full of animals They had adobe to build houses It was very cold and rainy