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Honoring Original Indigenous Inhabitants: Land Acknowledgment

NK360° Helpful Handouts: Guidance on Common Questions provide a brief introduction to teachers about important topics regarding Native American life, cultures, and communities. Honoring Indigenous Inhabitants: Land Acknowledgment discusses land acknowledgment as a dynamic cultural practice rooted in Indigenous traditions. Use this resource as a starting point to recognizing the continuing experiences, rights, and values of Native Peoples. Culturally sensitive activities and resources related to land and tribal sovereignty are provided.

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grades   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
English Language Arts, Environmental Science, Geography, Government & Civics, History, Social Studies
Land acknowledgment, tribal sovereignty, reservation, ancestral lands, environment, indigenous lands, native lands, Native American lands
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