Children's Books

THE FIRST AMERICANS: TRIBES OF NORTH AMERICA, Jane Werner Watson. New York : Pantheon, 1980. (Grades K-3)

A very easy-to-read and understandable book which introduces the major Native American regional groups: plains, woodlands, Inuit, northwest andsouthwest. The short glimpses into each of the groups is handled by providing factual information about dwellings, duties of adults and children, and respect for religious rites and ceremonies. Illustrated with pen and ink sketches. Reviewed by Lisa Mitten and Naomi Caldwell-Wood

File: ch3

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