Presentation on theme: "Lakota Legends South Dakota State Content Standards: US History 9-12.US.2.3. Students are able to identify the influences of local groups on settlement."— Presentation transcript:
Lakota Legends South Dakota State Content Standards: US History 9-12.US.2.3. Students are able to identify the influences of local groups on settlement patterns of South Dakota and the Great Plains Region. Geography 9-12.G.2.3. Students are able to explain how human migration impacts local and global politics, environment, economies, societies, and regions.
Objectives Explore the Lakota Culture Learn Lakota Stories Discuss Land Issues Today
Explore Lakota Culture: Reservations in South Dakota
Explore Lakota Culture: Sacred Sites Red Race Track Black Hills Region Wind Cave Bear Butte Devils Tower Deer Lodge
The red valley race track surrounding the Black Hills was created with the blood of animals in a great race. The buffalo won the race and was determined the supreme animal on the plains and sacred to the Lakota Sioux. Learn Lakota Stories: The Legend of the Red Race Track
Discuss Land Issues Today: Reservations & Land Fractionation The Black Hills today is still disputed by Native American tribes. The supreme court ruled that the land was wrongfully taken and the tribes were entitled to compensation. The tribes refuse to take the money and still demand land rights today.
Your Assignment Your assignment is to recreate this power point using the objectives listed on slide two. Please have 5-7 slides including a map of the area you are reviewing, discuss the geology of the region, talk about the region using a Lakota or Native American legend. On the last slide discuss land issues of that region today in terms of fractionation and land use.