Rabbit Trail: Birchbark Wigwam
Estimated Time: 5-10 minutes
Omakayas and her family build their summer house, a birchbark wigwam. They gather the birchbark and then sew it together. They may have used a tool like this one.
Read the article below to see how a birchbark wigwam would be built and what it would look like when completed.
What do you think of this type of shelter? Do you think you would like living in a birchbark wigwam?