Potawatomi

Meaning: people of the Fire Keepers

Past History  

They lived in Michigan state , they had a hard time getting food.

Present History

They lived in Kansas state, they had a hard time keeping their language   alive.

Food

They ate corn,beans,squash,wild rice,berries,fish,popcorn.

Clothing

Women wore deer skin dresses men wore breech cloths.

Tools

The tools they used to hunt where bows and arrows wooden clubs.To fish they used spears and nets. And for tools spouts and buckets .

Interesting Facts

The Potawatomi got around by birch bark canoes and dugout canoes. They encountered with other tribes. Also the little kids weren't learning their language.

Games

The Potawatomi played arts and crafts. And girls some times played with dolls.



Homes

The Potawatomi mostly lived in wigwam lodges.

Sources

http://www.bigorrin.org/potawatomi_kids.htm

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