The Powwow Beat

The Powwow Beat

The Powwow Beat

The Powwow Beat

The Powwow Beat

The Powwow Beat

The Powwow Beat

Informational (nonfiction), 259 words, Lexile 540L Level 2 Grades 1-2

The powwow is an important cultural and spiritual event for Native Americans. It is an occasion on which they can celebrate their culture and history. Powwows take place across North America. They involve different dances accompanied by drumming and singing. The dancers usually wear elaborate outfits. People who go to watch the dancing can also buy Native American foods and crafts.