Why Buffalo Roam

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Amon Carter Online Projects

Take your students to nineteenth-century Texas, Antarctica, the American West, and elsewhere without leaving your classroom! Visit the Amon Carter’s online teaching resources for images, information on artworks and artists, discussion questions, and classroom activities for all grade levels tied to state and national standards.

A desperate Indian begs the Spirit for food for his hungry people and after offering his most precious possession as a sacrifice, his people are rewarded with the buffalo, which they have treated with reverence ever since.

TRC audience: 
Elementary (K-5)
TRC subject: 
18th Century and Earlier
Multicultural Topics
Storytime
TRC format: 
Book