Welcome to Native Languages of the Americas!
You have reached the
American Indians State by State section of our website,
a new educational project designed to provide information about indigenous people in different U.S. states.
Follow the links to the right of our tribal map for more information about the language, culture and history
of each Rhode Island tribe, or scroll below the map for Rhode Island Indian activities including a wordsearch,
fact sheets for kids about each tribe, and worksheets teaching words from the different Native American languages
of Rhode Island. Feel free to print any of these materials out for classroom use!
American Indians in Rhode Island
The original inhabitants of the area that is now Rhode Island included: