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Michelle WatsonName: Michelle Watson

Tribe: Diné, (Navajo)

Tribal Position: n/a

Profession: student

Education: K-4

Favorite Sports: Basketball, volleyball, soccer

Hobbies/Special Interests: Run, read

Religion: Native American Church

Ways you celebrate being an American Indian: Participate in cultural events, read stories, listen to stories and songs, listen to grandma’s teachings.

Ways you preserve your culture and heritage: Participate in cultural events, read stories, listen to stories and songs, listen to grandma’s teachings.

Do you speak your tribal language? Yes

Misconceptions: They think that we live in teepees.

Offensive words/actions: —

Shannon Greyhat and daughter Michelle Watson.
Shannon Greyhat and daughter Michelle Watson.

Michelle Watson
Michelle Watson