What are some ways Virginia’s American Indians adapted to the climate and interacted with their environment to meet their basic needs?
The kinds of food they ate, the clothing they wore, and the shelters they had depended upon the seasons.
Foods changed with the seasons.
In winter, they hunted birds and animals. In spring, they fished and picked berries. In summer, they grew crops (beans, corn, squash). In fall, they harvested crops.
• Animal skins (deerskin) were used for clothing.