Explore Native American Cultures!: With 25 Great Projects

Item No: 1755

$ 12.95

  • Explore Native American Cultures! with 25 Great Projects from author Anita Yasuda,  introduces readers to seven main Native American cultural regions, from the northeast woodlands to the Northwest tribes. It encourages readers to investigate the daily activities—including the rituals, beliefs, and longstanding traditions—of America’s First People. Where did they live? How did they learn to survive and build thriving communities? This book also investigates the negative impact European explorers and settlers had on Native Americans, giving readers a glimpse into the complicated history of Native Americans.
    • Author: Anita Yasuda
    • Paperback 96 pages
    • Publisher: Nomad Press (February 1, 2013)
    • ISBN-10: 1619301601
    • Product Dimensions: 8 x 0.3 x 10 inches
  • Anita Yasuda is the author of more than 80 books for children and adults. Her book Explore The Wild West! 25 Great Activities won the 2012 gold Moonbeam Children's Book Award. In addition, Anita is a trained Montessori and ECE teacher. She enjoys visiting schools and libraries.
  • Readers will enjoy the fascinating stories about America’s First People as leaders, inventors, diplomats, and artists. To enrich the historical information, hands-on activities bring to life each region’s traditions, including region-specific festivals, technology, and art. Readers can learn Native American sign language and create a salt dough map of the Native American regions. Each project is outlined with clear step-by-step instructions and diagrams, and requires minimal adult supervision.
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