148 Native American Games of Montana

Wednesday, March 18, 2015: 7:30 AM-8:45 AM
Convention Center: Ballroom 6C
Physical Education: K-12 Standards-Based Instruction in Physical Education (includes Dance in PE)
Intended Audience: Elementary, Middle/High
Speaker: Debra Sension-Hall, Hellgate Middle School, Missoula, MT
This session will include games and activities played by various Native American tribes in Montana and the northwest region (Salish & Kootenai, Blackfeet, Plains, Gros Ventre and Pend d’Oreille). Games of skill and games of intuition and chance will be featured as well as suggestions on how to craft the pieces used. Games were played for cultural and recreational purposes. Playing with honor, spirit and integrity was as important as winning – if not more so.
  • Native American Games of Montana -SensionHall.pdf (56.6 kB)
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