Cheyenne Indians of the Plains Region by Theresa Patterson
Food • The Cheyenne Indians hunted buffalo for many purposes. Buffalo meat was their main food product.
Clothing • They mainly wore buffalo skin. Women wore dresses and men wore pants. • The Cheyenne wore moccasins instead of tennis shoes.
Shelter • Cheyenne Indians lived in tepees. They were easy to pack up and carry to other lands.
Other Interesting Facts… • Trail of Tears: The Cheyenne Indians were relocated from their homelands to a reservation. On the journey of mass migration, many Cheyenne Indians lost their lives.
Comprehensive Questions • *What region are the Cheyenne Indians from? • *What type of food did the Cheyenne eat? • *What was the name of the home that the Cheyenne lived in? • *What kind of clothing did Cheyenne men and women wear? • *What was the Trail of Tears?