Folklife Resources for Educators
Materials Related to Indian code talkers
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Native Words, Native Warriors
by National Museum of the American Indian
Interactive curriculum website for grades 6-12 that explores the lives and experiences of American Indian Code Talkers, the servicemen who used their traditional tribal languages to transmit secret messages for the US military during World War I and World War II. Includes lesson plans, correlated to National Curriculum Standards for Social Studies and National Standards for History, captioned photographs, maps and documents, discussion questions, activities, and audio recordings of spoken word and Native American music.
|Grade Level: 6-8; 9-12
||Curriculum: Language Arts; History and Social Studies; Art and Culture
|Resource Type: Primary sources; Lesson plans; Audio recordings; Activities
|Subjects: Navajo Indians; Comanche Indians; Indians of North America; Indians of North America--Languages; Indian code talkers; World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1939-1945; Maps in education
Geographic locations: United States
National Museum of the American Indian
Fourth Street & Independence Avenue, SW
Washington DC 20560