New York Social Studies 'Content Understandings' Relevant to Woodland Indian Outreach Programs *Highlighted text indicates exact subjects our programs address.
Grade 4: Native American Indians of New York State Native American Indians were the first inhabitants of our local region and State. The Iroquois (Haudenosaunee - People of the Longhouse) and the Algonquian were the early inhabitants of our State. Meeting basic needs - food, clothing, and shelter. Uses of environment and how Native American Indian settlements were influenced by environmental and geographic factors.