Not just an ordinary look at someone's achievements, but a fascinating view of how cultural and ethnic backgrounds influenced the lives of these outstanding Native Americans. You will learn how this diversity helped to shape our country and its history. High interest and easy readability make these stories especially appealing. Each reading is followed by activities, a vocabulary list, and a bibliography as well as notes for the teacher. For grades 6-12. 8.5" x 11". 134 pp.
The 16 Native Americans: Mary Musgrove, Tecumseh, Sequoyah,Sacagawea, Sitting Bull, Chief Joseph, Sarah Winnemucca, Ishi,Susan LaFlesche Picotte, Jim Thorpe, Maria Nartinez, Annie Dodge Wauneka, N. Scott Momaday, Ben Nighthorse Campbell, Wilma Mankiller, Fred Begay.