Abenaki, or “dawn land people”
The Abenaki, or "dawn land people," are native to the Northeast - Canada, Vermont, Maine and southern Massachusetts
Native Languages of the Abenaki
Abnaki-Penobscot is an Algonquian language still spoken in Canada by a few Western Abenaki
Native Languages of the Passamaquoddy
This Algonquian language has two major dialects: Maliseet (or Malecite), spoken mainly in New
Gagnooz little porcupines
combine meat, uncooked rice, onion, green pepper, salt, pepper, mix thorougly. shape 1 & firm meat balls. bring soup and tomatoes in their liquid to a
boil in frying pan with tight cover, put in
Buffalo Meat Loaf (Thunder Rumble)
Pre heat oven to 350 degrees
Spray meatloaf pan with no stick spray
Mix all ingredients together
Mikodissimin – opinabo (abenaki pea, bean, and potato soup)
wash, soak, & cook the dried peas as indicated on the package. retain the cooking water.
cook the potatoes & save the cooking water.
measure the reserved cooking waters to 8 cups: add fresh water
Extending a Healing Hand, Then and Now
Native games are more than just games. They build body and spirit through exercise and are played by all age groups—children, youth, and
mix the dry ingredients together, then add the water quickly & continue to stir.
add blueberries & mix into batter.
spread batter on a pie plate & put in a preheated oven heated to 425 f.
Put it all together in a pot and cook it until it's soup!!
Note: Good served with baked scone, or bannock
sift the flour with 1/2 cups cornmeal, baking powder
and salt. using pastry blender or two knives, cut in
butter or margarine. quickly add the boling water, mixing in well. divide half the dough,
Lasting Echoes: An Oral History of Native American People (An Avon Camelot Book)
Using the compelling testimony of more that one hundred Native Americans, American Book Award Winner Joseph Bruchac tell the histories of seven generations of Native American
Captors and Captives: The 1704 French and Indian Raid on Deerfield (Native Americans of the Northeast: Culture, History, & the Contemporary)
The definitive account of a pivotal episode in colonial American history
On February 29, 1704, a party of French and Indian raiders descended on the Massachusetts village of Deerfield, killing fifty
Keepers of the Earth: Native American Stories and Environmental Activities for Children
Abenaki poet and novelist Joseph Bruchac has collected 25 tales from various native American traditions. These stories instill a caring respect for the environment, a wonder at the forces of the