Nootka Tribe

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Housing

Totem Poles
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Plank Houses with Totem Poles
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  • Cedar%20House.jpga plank house with totem pole kit


Inside a Plank House
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Cedar Trees
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Travel
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  • How to make a dugout canoe - pictures, words and a short video


Food


Songs and Poems

Keep the steady beat as you chant:
Where do the Nootkas live?
Where do the Nootkas live?
Where do the Nootkas live?
Nootkas live in plank houses with totem poles.
Nootkas live in plank houses with totem poles.
That's where Nootkas live.

What do the Nootkas eat?
What do the Nootkas eat?
What do the Nootkas eat?
Nootkas eat salmon and fish.
Nootkas eat salmon and fish.
That's what Nootkas eat.

What do Nootkas wear?
What do Nootkas wear?
What do Nootkas wear?
Nootkas wear cedar bark clothes.
Nootkas wear cedar bark clothes.
That's what Nootkas wear.

What do Nootkas hunt?
What do Nootkas hunt?
What do Nootkas hunt?
Nootkas hunt whale!
Nootkas hunt whale!
That's what Nootkas hunt.





Legends



Chets Creek 5th Grade Projects
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Nootkas: Chets Creek Pow Wow
(The Nootkas calles their celebrations Potlatches instead of Pow Wows)
  • Blog, //"Pow Wow Preparation"// which includes costume preparation, Family night plank house and examples of cardboard people.

Chets Creek Nootka Cardboard People


Chets Creek Nootka Family Plank Houses
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Nootka at the Chets Creek Pow Wow