Theme Unit Resources



Books (Specific and General):

Mary A. Connors; Native American Arts and Cultures. Teacher Created Materials, 1994
JoAnne Kato; North American Indians (Theme Unit, 2-3). Creative Teaching Press, 1990
Andrea Beard; Native Americans (Theme Unit, 4-6). Creative Teaching Press, 1992
J. Andrews; The Very Last First Time. Atheneum, 1985
M.S. Garbiano (editor); The Indian Book. World Book-Childcraft, 1980
C.E. Trafzer; The Nez Perce. Chelsea House, 1992
K. Hill; Winter Camp. Puffin Books, 1993
J. Pojar; Plants of the Pacific Northwest Coast. Lone Pine, 1994
L. Cherry; A River Ran Wild. Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group, 1992
K. Jassem; Chief Joseph, Leader of Destiny. Troll
S. Jeffers; Brother Eagle, Sister Sky. Dial Books, 1991
R. Kirk; Hunters of the Whale. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1974
B. Shemie; Houses of Wood. Tundra Books, 1992
A. Siberell; Whale in the Sky. E.P. Dutton, 1982
Bill Martin, Jr. And John Archombault; Knots on a Counting Rope. Henry Holt & Co., Inc. 1987
Miska Miles, Annie and the Old One. Little, Brown, & Co., 1971.
Peggy Parrish; Good Hunting, Little Indian. Harper & Row, 1989
Paul Goble; Death of the Iron Horse. Bradbury Press, 1987
Gerald McDermott; Arrow to the Sun. Viking Press, 1974.
Tomie dePaola; The Legend of Bluebonnet and The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush. G.P. Putnam's Sons
Byrd Baylor; The Desert is Theirs. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1976.
Virginia Driving Hawk; Dancing Teepees. Sneve Holiday House, 1989
Byrd Baylor; Hawk, I'm Your Brother. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1976.
Jerrie Oughton, How the Stars Fell into the Sky: A Navajo Tale. Houghton Mifflin, 1992
Rafe Martin; The Rough Faced Girl. G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1992
Joyce Rockwood; Groundhog's Horse. Rinehart, & Winston, 1978
Scott O'Dell; Sing Down the Moon. Cornerstone Books, 1989

Internet resources:

National Museum of the American Indian - Smithsonian Institute: http://www.si.edu/nmai/nav.htm
Art - links to artists, art types, galleries http://indy4.fdl.cc.mn.us/~isk/art/art.html
Music: http://hanksville.phast.umass.edu/misc/NAmusic.html
Native American resources - legends and stories: http://indy4.fdl.cc.mn.us/~isk/stories/stories.html
Schools - links to native schools, pen pals: http://indy4.fdl.cc.mn.us/~isk/schools/schools.html
Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Website: http://www.carolhurst.com/subjects/nativeamericans.html
Children's Literature Web Guide: http://www.ucalgary.ca/%7Edkbrown/
Schoolnet's First People's Resources: http://www.schoolnet.ca/english/ext/aboriginal/curricul.html
Native American Resources: http://indy4.fdl.cc.mn.us/~isk/mainmenu.html
Northwest Coast Natives: http://www.hallman.org/~bruce/indian/history.html
Native American History Links: http://www.hist.unt.edu/09w-nati.htm
Powersource Native American Art and Education Center : http://www.powersource.com/powersource/gallery/default.html
Yahoo: Native American History and Culture: http://www.yahoo.com/Society_and_Culture/Cultures/Native_American/