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How The West Is Fun

"How the West is Fun" is a series of children's television programs on the history and culture of the West. Featuring middle-school-aged hosts fast-paced production techniques zany skits and spoof commercials the program is designed around kids' sharpest skill at this age - their sense of humor. Young students often have trouble relating to the past and How the West is Fun helps them make the connection.

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American Indian Culture


American Indian Culture
 (No. 103)
Four Montana middle school students meet members of the Blackfeet and Bitterroot Salish tribes and hear about American Indian culture and values. The students ride horses, tan hides and learn at least a little of a language previously unfamiliar to them. (First Aired Sunday, April 18, 1999)