What is the Difference Between Authority and Power without Authority?
Suggested Cultural Connections
Discuss tribal government structure/council, tribal law, and Tribal Constitution

Wisconsin Model Academic Standards for Social Studies
C.4.3 Explain how families, schools, and other groups develop, enforce, and change
rules of behavior and explain how various behaviors promote or hinder

Wisconsin Model Academic Standards for Language Arts
D.4.1 Develop their vocabulary of words, phrases, and idioms, as a means
of improving communication

Words to know
sovereignty – freedom from external control; independent.
Many Native American tribes are identified as sovereign nations
in government relations unto themselves and the U.S. government.
This identity is derived from the treaties that were created between
the federal government and the Indian Nations.

treaty – a formal agreement between two or more countries