3The Lakota’s land in the Plains was made up of plains, prairies, and rolling hills.
4Summers in the Great Plains are hot and winters are long and cold. Plains SpringPlains SummerPlains WinterPlains Fall
5The The Plains Indians lived in teepees made of buffalo hides that were held up by wooden poles. The teepees were often painted and the women were responsible for putting them up and taking them down.
6The teepees were warm in the winter and cool in the summer The teepees were warm in the winter and cool in the summer. The door to the teepee was a round opening which faced east toward the rising sun. There was a small fire in the middle of the teepee and it was used for cooking and to keep warm.