11 Native American Heritage Month Activities

November is Native American Heritage Month! Celebrate the diverse cultures of Native Americans with this collection of activities. From Navajo to Iroquois, these hands-on crafts help kids a fun way to learn about how different North American tribes celebrate their cultures.

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Make a Native American Sandpainting

Whether you're teaching your kid about this important cultural art form or simply looking for a fun project, sandpainting is a fun activity you'll both enjoy.
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Play the Iroquois Plate Game

This Thanksgiving, try playing this fun Native American game with the whole family.
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Native American Pictographs

An ancient form of writing gets new life in an activity designed to help your child read understand what life was like for early Native Americans.
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Craft a Mini Totem Pole

Give your child an American history lesson as you create a colorful mini totem pole!
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Paint Your Own Petroglyphs

In this unique 5th grade arts and crafts project, your budding artist can imitate ancient rock art by creating his own petroglyphs on sandpaper with crayons.
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