Winnebago

Big Voice

Past History

http://www.bigorrin.org/hochunk_kids.htm



The Winnebago Indians were forced to move by the goverment to the Great Lakes area in Wisconsin and Illinois. It was also hard to communicate to older Winnebago Indians because there hearing was bad.












Present History

They lived in Wisconsin and Nebraska.The children are not wanting to speak English, but now the Winnebago Indians are losing there language because the children are not learning how to speak there language.


http://www.bigrrion.org/hochunk.kid.htm


Clothing

Tools

Games

They would go outside and hunt or fish.They would also play lacrosse with family or friends.Now lacrosse is a sport now that people play.

Interesting Facts

-Did you know that the Winnebago also speak English.


-Did you know in the past the war chief was always a man.

-Did you know that the Winnebago tribe would tell fairy tales as stories


Ho chunk means original tribe name for Winnebago