The PowerPoint series includes a brief history of buffalo in South Dakota. Also, there are photos of buffalo parts, like a buffalo hide and tail. Your students are encouraged to guess the traditional use of the buffalo part and its location on the buffalo.
1. Students will identify buffalo parts and their location on a buffalo.
2. Students will learn the traditional use of the buffalo parts.
Prep for Teachers
Download the provided interactive PowerPoint presentations for use on projection screen.
Traditional use of Tatanka (buffalo) PowerPoint Presentations
- NOTE: The presentations download very slowly if you choose "Open." Please select "Save", and save them to your desktop for a quick download.
*Also found below in Support Materials
View the following Video: The People of the Bison
View the following Article: The Majestic Buffalo
View the following Article: Buffalo: Controlling Population Growth
Teacher led activity for the entire class using interactive PowerPoint presentations.