Activity:

Indian Boarding Schools Web Quest

Objective: Students will interpret patterns of behavior reflecting values and attitudes that contribute or pose obstacles to cultural understanding.

 

"It's cheaper to educate Indians than to kill them."

--Indian Commissioner Thomas Morgan .

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Due Tuesday:

Indian Education: 20th Century perspective: Read Sherman Alexie's  Indian Education and A Drug called Tradition

What new insight is offered on 20th Century Native Americans and their point of view by the way Alexie tells his stories? You must make specific reference to story passages.