Native Peoples of the Americas

Native Peoples of the Americas

Explore the past culture of the Algonquin, Apache, Haida, Pueblo, Inuit, Haudenosaunee ("Iroquois") and Plains Indians.

Subjects: Earth Systems, Physical Sciences, the Arts, Social Studies, Life Science
Program Type: Permanent Exhibition
Supporting Curriculum Materials: Native American Environments & Cultures Educator Guide 


Where is it?

Museum & Science Center

When is it?

Days Available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Earliest Start Time: 9am

Who Should Attend?

Grades: 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, 9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade

How Much Does It Cost?

Cost: Permanent galleries are included (availability varies) with Museum Group Admission: $7 per person; 1 free adult with every 5 students; RMSC Member adults free

How To Book?

Call: 585.697.1942

Need More Information?

Name: Member & Visitor Services
Phone: 585.697.1942


Other Information

Standards:
  • Pre-K
    • Earth and Space Sciences: ESS2.D
  • Kindergarten
    • Interdependent Relationships in Ecosystems: Animals, Plants, and Their Environment: ESS3.A
    • Weather and Climate: ESS2.D
    • Individual Development and Cultural Identity: 1a, 2b, 2c, 3a, 7a
    • Time, Continuity, and Change: 8b
    • Economic Systems: 9a
  • 1st Grade
    • Individual Development and Cultural Identity: 1b, 1c, 2a
    • Geography, Humans, and the Environment: 6a, 6b
    • Time, Continuity, and Change: 7a, 7b, 7c, 7d, 8a
    • Economic Systems: 9b, 9c
  • 2nd Grade
    • Structure and Properties of Matter: PS1.A
    • Interdependent Relationships in Ecosystems: LS4.D
    • Earth’s Systems: Processes that Shape the Earth: ESS2.B, ESS1.C
    • Time, Continuity, and Change: 6b, 7a
  • 3rd Grade
    • Geography, Humans, and the Environment: 3a
    • Time, Continuity, and Change: 3a, 3b
    • Development, Movement, and Interaction of Cultures: 5a
    • Creation, Expansion, and Interaction of Economic Systems: 9a
  • 4th Grade
    • Earth Systems: Processes that Shape the Earth: ESS3.B
    • Native American Groups and the Environment: 2a, 2b, 2c
    • Colonial and Revolutionary Period in New York: 3a
    • Westward Movement and Industrialization: 6b
  • 5th Grade
    • Early Peoples of the Americas: 1b, 1c
  • 7th Grade
    • Native Americans: 1a

NGSS Keywords: Earth Systems, Life Sciences, Plants & Animals, Organisms, Physical Sciences, Weather & Climate


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