the life of the womponogs

Lizbeth , Sheyla , kathryn

coastal plain people long ago lived in tipis or wigwams. The womens were in charge of building their own shelter.they also made a hole in their houses so the smoke will escape.people made their houses out of straw and wood.

FOOD                                                                                                                                                          If you where hungry you would need to fish your own fish and find your own berries.Corn was to used in bread,soup,ash,cake ,and food for there trails.                              people never killed more than they needed to eat .                                                                        women would learn to cook .

MARRAGE                                                                                                                                                     the marrage was different because the boy would tell her what he will do or bring her  a animal. women would learn to servive by reparing food and men would hunt.


Long ago powwow were people that were trusted . people came to him for questions about the future or they talked about their problems. Powwow also stands for meeting or discussion . they also call him the medicine men .                                                                            Bow and arrow                                                                                                                                         A wood craft learned from boyhood was bow and arrow making.bows were made by eastern woodlands tribes from springy wood such as shagbark hickory , white ash, cedar or white oak.Even young boys became expert shots and were able to kill a bird in flight at a young age.Their lives depended on how well they could hunt.                                              


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