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1. Native Americans of theNorthwest Coast James Kaliann Kortni Chance
2. The Northwest coast Indians lived in the northwest along the Pacific Ocean where there were a lot of fish. 3. They had long houses made out of planks. 4. Theycarved totempolesto stand in front of theirhouses.These totem poles told stories ofpride in theirpeople. 5.
They built their houses out of cedar wood and built them on the beach.
6. There was plenty ofcedar to build their homes and make their canoes . 7. They made clothes out of tree bark . 8. They also made their clothes out of animalskin.One of animals they used was bear. 9. They madetheir blankets from cedar bark woven with goat hair . 10. They roasted fish that they got from the ocean . 11. They also ate shellfish , seals andsalmon . 12. They never ate bread because they never farmed. 13. Some of the Northwest coast Indians even caught whales for food.