How did the climate of the American West shape the lives of the people who lived there?/em Primary sources offer a glimpse into what life was like for American Indians in the West! Students analyze primary sources with informational text to explore the culture and customs of diverse tribes in the Southwest, the Great Basin, the Plateau, the Pacific Northwest, and California. Features images and documents with explanatory captions and vocabulary Builds literacy skills and Social Studies content knowledge Leveled content is accessible to every type of learner Aligned to C3 Framework Copyright 2017. Middle school. 32 pages. Book Download: PDF. Print Book: Softcover. 7 x 9 inches.