About Igloo

Mandan Indians
Mandan Indians
Mandan Indians The Mandan Indians were a small, peaceful tribe located at the mouth of the Knife River on the Missouri near present day Bismarck, North Dakota. The Mandan were most known for their friendliness and their homes, called earth lodges. The women of the Mandan tribe tended their gardens, prepared food, and maintained lodges while the men spent their time hunting or seeking spiritual knowledge. The Mandan Indians performed many ceremonies such as the Buffalo Dance and the Okipa Ceremon
Igloos
Igloos
Igloos Igloos Igloos are the Inuit word for shelter.They are houses made of snow and ice.Igloos are shaped like domes with a tunnel entrance to trap cold air. They are usually made of hard block snow. Igloos often last a very long time even though they donít really need to cause the inuits travel a lot and igloos are easy to build! A skilled builder usually takes about an hour to build an igloo. The only tools required for building an igloo is a saw and a snow spade.Igloos are so well build that