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The First Americans

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BC: Thank you! | Kersten D.

FC: Kersten D. | First Americans

1: Cliff Dwellers, Anasazi | The Cliff Dwellers, Anasazi lived in the Four Corner area, which is Utah, Colorado, Arizona, and New Mexico. | This is a map of the Four Corners

2: This picture show some clothing that the Cliff Dwellers, Anasazi wore.

3: The Cliff Dwellers, Anasazi existed in: | The begining of the Cliff Dwellers, Anasazi was at 1200 B.C. There are some Cliff Dwellers, Anasazi living today.

4: Animals hunted by the Cliff Dwellers, Anasazi: | They kept dogs as pets. The dogs would kill turkeys. | The large animals that they hunted are the mule deer, and mountain sheep. These animals were hunted with a bow and arrow.

5: The small animals that they hunted are the jackrabbit, cottentail, coyote, squirrel, and gopher. These animals were hunted with traps and nets.

6: The crops grown by the Cliff Dwellers, Anasazi: | They grew corn, beans, and squash.

7: This tool is made from buffaloe horns. They use this tool to pick out food. | The food utensils used were sharpend bones and some made of wood.

8: Weapons the Cliff Dwellers, Anasazi used: | The Cliff Dwellers, Anasazi used a bow and arrow.

9: Tools used by the Cliff Dwellers, Anasazi: | They used arrow heads.

10: The first picture is a pithouse. A pithouse is a type of shelter. | Shelter that the Cliff Dwellers, Anasazi lived in:

12: Pottery by Cliff Dwellers, Anasazi: | This are some things that they made.

13: They wove baskets. | These are some scraps of pottery from the Cliff Dwellers, Anasazi.

14: The Cliff Dwellers, Anasazi has a shelter called a "pithouse". Their houses are built so they're more sturdy. The use of a ladder is to get up or down into a house. The Cliff Dwellers, Anasazi made some of their house out of adobe. Adobe is a brick that is dried by the sun; it is made out of clay and straw. The Cliff Dwellers is also know as the Anasazi. The reason we know all this information about the Cliff Dwellers, Anasazi is, because of the archaeologists. An archaeologist is a scientist that find remains of people from long ago, like the Cliff Dwellers, Anasazi.

15: The Cliff Dwellers have a lot of artifacts. Some examples of artifacts are like, pottery, tool, weapons, shelter, trade items and, crops. The Cliff Dwellers are given that name, because they dwell houses on cliffs; dwell on cliffs. The Cliff Dwellers, Anasazi are farmers. The Cliff Dwellers are hunter-gatherers. The Cliff Dwellers, Anasazi make petroglyphs. Petroglyphs are drawings or carving into rock. THe Cliff Dwellers, Anasazi built pueblos.

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