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Hundreds of 7th graders in Bozeman learned a little bit more about American Indian Heritage on Thursday.

The "Spread Your Wings" event is a collaboration between MSU and the Bozeman School District to teach kids more about the history of American Indians.

The students were taught about Native American culture through stories, songs and games.

Student said they enjoyed stepping outside the classroom to learn more about something that has so much meaning to Montana.

"I really like the singing and the dancing. I thought it was really cool how they showed us their culture," said Parker Schiff, 7th grader.

"I think it's really cool because it shows us something about our past," said Mia Smith, 7th grader.

This is the second year of the one-day "Spread Your Wings" event.

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