Name:_____________________Date: _________________ Nonfiction Studies – Native American Unit KIPP 2009: ______________
Spiral Vocabulary Check . Mild
Cultural regions adaptnomadicmigrated environment
Please fill in the blanks with the word that is missing. Native Americans came from Asia through the Bering Strait. They(1)_________________________________ to the Americas. These NativeAmericans had to (2) _______________________________ to a new way of life.Their (3)__________________________________ was new to them. Some of them came from cold lands of Asia and had to adapt to a new climate which waswarmer. Many of the Native Americans were (4)_________________ and movedaround a lot. Eventually Native Americans split into about six different areas.These areas were called by scientists – the Northwest Coastal Area, the PlainsArea, the Plateau Area, the Eastern Woodlands Area, the Northern Area, and theSouthwestern Area. These different areas where people had similar cultures werecalled (5) ___________________________________.
SPICY. Complete the analogies.
collect : gather :: chase : _____________________
warrior : fighter :: chief : _____________________
plains : buffalo :: rivers : _____________________