Indians of Napa County
Misc. Student Activities
See individual pages for other
they lived Find the map of Napa County. Locate the villages:
there were four main villages that the Wappos lived in.
What did they make their jewelry out of? Where could the materials
have come from? Locate a map of California and draw a route that
the Wappos might have used to reach the coast of California.
- Baskets What
are the baskets made out of? Locate the page about plants that the
Wappos used and find the names of plants. Do other Indian tribes
in California use the same materials? Locate web pages about other
tribes and find out what they used.
- Animals they Hunted
The Wappos used the things they found themselves to survive. Are
the same animals that they hunted still found in Napa? Contact the
California Department of Fish and Game for information on local
they used The Wappos used many plants for many purposes.
- Legend Research
creation legends found around the country and around the
- Tools What are the
Wappo tools made from? Are the arrowheads made by the Wappos the
same material and shape as arrowheads made by other tribes?
- Games Do you
play games that are similar to the Wappo games? Research game
origins from around the world.