Celebrate earth's bounty and the inherent value of all living things with an anthology of traditional Native American animal and nature lore, selected and retold especially for young children. Representing 20 tribes and every ethnological region. Contains an introduction, appendix, map, and informative source notes.
Presents a selection of different kinds of traditional Native American art. Tweleve color images of the art works are paired with questions geared to children ages five through ten. Background information acompanys each picture bringing alive the peoples, cultures and techniques that created these works.
The first people of our continent knew everything about their natural environment, the seasons, and what grew best. Their great respect for the land formed their growing, hunting, and rituals around food. Kids make Indian fry-bread and pumpkin-corn sauce while learning about the sacredness of corn.