DVD 5: The Clan System, Camp Criers, and Social Gatherings of the Crow Nation

Outline:

I. Crow Clan System (10 min., 30 sec.)
   A. Definition of Clan Names (5 min., 54 sec.)
       1. Big Lodge
       2. Whistling Water
       3. Bad War Deeds
       4. Piegan
       5. Ties the Bundle
       6. Greasy Mouth
       7. Sore Lip
       8. Newly Made Lodge
       9. Brings Home Game Without Shooting
   B. Structure of the Clan System (4 min., 35 sec.)
       1. Matrilineal Line
       2. Patrilineal Line
       3. Teasing Relatives
       4. Adoptions
       5. Roles of Clans

II. Camp Criers (Heralds) (4 min., 24 sec.)
   A. Definition (3 min., 12 sec.)
   B. Function (1 min., 11 sec.)

III. Social Gatherings (11 min., 52 sec.)
   A. Give-aways (11 min., 52 sec.)
       1. Clan Day
       2. Birthdays
       3. Child Naming
       4. Celebrations (Pow Wows)
       5. Homecoming for Soldiers
       6. Clan feed for prayers

Lesson Plans:

Grade K-3 Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7-8 Grade 10 Grade 11