caddo

By Alessandra.V

Culture

The caddos were part of a larger culture known as the Mississippian. They lived in the east and northeast Texas.There are several of large rivers like the Trinity river,the Red river and several smaller rivers.It also gets a good amount of rain.They were part of a large religious called the mound builders.


Shelter

The caddo Indians built huge dome-shaped houses,temples and others.They were made of tall pine trees from the forest.Dome shaped grass houses.


Food

They were farmers.They planted crops in a large clearings in the woods.They raised corn,beans,and squash.Hey hunted deer,turkey,rabbits,squirrels and other animals.


Clothing

The caddo grew cotton.The woman would then weave beautiful cotton fabrics.They would use bead work and embroidery to decorate their clothing.They also use leather.