Native American Indians Native American Indians By Cody Jackson Mrs. Burke Mrs. Burke 2009
The Kootenai tribe The Kootenai tribe • This This tribe tribe’ss name is spelled two ways, name is spelled two ways Kootenai and Kutenai. They lived in northern Idaho and in Montana but mostly in Canada Idaho and in Montana, but mostly in Canada. They were also called ‘River People’ because where they lived Important warriors wore where they lived. Important warriors wore feathers on there heads. This tribe made bark canoes They ate a lot of fish they also canoes. They ate a lot of fish, they also hunted moose and elk.
The Kalispel tribe The Kalispel tribe • This This tribe was called Pend d tribe was called Pend d’ Oreille. This Oreille This name means ear bob. They got this name because they wore shell ornaments in there because they wore shell ornaments in there ears. They didn’t have many horses so they hunted in a different way This tribe ate small hunted in a different way. This tribe ate small and large game like bear, buffalo, rabbits, and beaver. beaver
The Coeur d’ Alene tribe The Coeur d Alene tribe • This tribe was sometimes called Skitwish or Camas people. The tribe didn’t have many horses so they hunted in a different way. They would chase deer into lakes and kill them from canoes. It was hard to pull a travois were they lived because they lived in the forest.
The Nez Perce tribe The Nez Perce tribe • This tribe was a great tribe for breeding g g horses. They were famous for there pp y g , Appaloosa horses. They lived in longhouses, tipis, and sweat houses. They hunted deer, y bear and ducks. They also ate salmon and trout.
The Shoshone tribe The Shoshone tribe • This This tribe tribe’ss name is spelled two ways name is spelled two ways Shoshone and Shoshoni. • They were also called snake Indians. The They were also called snake Indians The Snake River was named after this tribe. • There food was harder to find than the Th f d h d fi d h h northern Idaho.
The Bannock tribe The Bannock tribe