Longhouse • open fires down the centre for cooking and heat (no chimneys – small holes in roof instead – still very smoky inside). • Efficient use of space – sleeping platforms with storage space underneath • Storage containers, tools, clothes – made from natural environment • Food stored for winter
Tools and Equipment • Stones and animal bones to cut and dig • Dishes and pots made from wood • Storage containers from birch bark
Crops • The three sisters: Corn, beans, squash • Meat, fish, berries
Trade • Huron and Algonquin people depended on their trading arrangements for survival.
Hides • What are hides? • (animal skins) • What did Natives make out of hides? • (blankets, vests, jackets, pants, coats, shoes (moccasins)) • What do we make out of hides today? • (shoes, purses, belts, coats)
Vocabulary What do you remember from our lessons so far?
Pay close Attention!! You will work on filling in these definitions by yourself after this presentation.
St. Lawrence River • is more than 3000 km long and flows from Lake ______ to the Ocean. Ontario Atlantic
Great Lakes resh • are together the largest body of f water in the world. The five Great Lakes are: S , M , H , E , and O . They are part of an important transp system. uperior ichigan uron rie ntario ortation
Aboriginal People or First Nations • The f people to live in an area or c. irst ountry
Village • a small c of people who live in the same area. ommunity
Crops • p that are grown and gathered for f. Some of Ontario’s crops are c, a, and carrots. lants ood orn pples
Longhouse • a home that several Huron families sh made from w and bark. ared ood
Palisade ence • a high f made of wooden p that are pushed into the ground. The H people built these around their villages for pr. oles uron otection
Trade • when you buy, sell, or ex something. change
Hide • the s of an animal. The Aboriginal people used hides for c , footwear, and blankets. kin lothing
How did you do? • Now you will get a copy of these definitions to fill in yourself with the missing words. • I hope you paid close attention. • Good Luck!!!