Social Studies

Social Studies (X) - Science (X) - NASA (X) - Geography (X) - Plants (X)

The Seasons Are Moving

Icon: 
Streaming icon

Explore some of the effects of changing seasonal cycles on the Menominee Indian Tribe, whose reservation is located in northeast Wisconsin, in this video segment adapted from the College of Menominee Nation. Tribal member Ben Grignon describes the impact on maple sugar–making activities. Menominee educator Dr. Verna Flower shares her observations of flowering plants blossoming earlier. And tribal member Melissa Cook, concerned with the pace of climate change, urges people take responsibility and work together to preserve the world.