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Survival Skills

What was life like for people who lived in Brooklyn and Manhattan 400 years ago? This month, our class learned some of the skills that were important to the cultures of the Northeast Woodlands.

Have you been finding stray pieces of rope, arrow-heads, or bright baskets around the house?  That’s because visiting expert Nancye Good taught us all about rope-making…

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basket-weaving…

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and flint-napping…

 

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