Montanans Celebrate! AMERICAN INDIAN HERITAGE DAY SEPT. 23, 2011
Wednesday, August 17, 2011
By Julie Saylor
MONTANANS CELEBRATE AMERICAN INDIAN HERITAGE DAY, FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2011
The fourth Friday of September was designated by the 1997 Legislature as American Indian Heritage Day, in recognition of Montana's constitutional commitment to preserve the cultural integrity of American Indians.
Activities that celebrate American Indian Heritage Day can create sustained interest in learning about the distinct and unique cultural heritage of Americans Indians, setting the tone and creating connections for a year of integrating Indian Education for All. Spark interest with these activities ...(see poster)
Montanans Celebrate American Indian Heritage Day, Friday, September 23, 2011 (Printable poster)
Explore the OPI Indian Education website for links to DVDs, websites, publications and lessons for most content areas and grade levels: http://opi.mt.gov/Programs/IndianEd/Index.html