Traditional Stories of the California Nations
From the Series Native American Oral Histories
The California region covers the coastal and inland areas of what is now the state of California. Traditional Stories of the California Nations features stories from several of the region's Native Nations, including the Maidu, Chumash, and Hupa. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
|Interest Level||Grade 4 - Grade 8|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|BISACS||JNF018040, JNF052020, JNF052030|
|Series||Native American Oral Histories|
|Number of Pages||48|
|Title Format||Reinforced book|
|Author||Samantha S. Bell|
|Features||Detailed maps, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Table of contents|
|Dimensions||7.25 x 9.25|
|Guided Reading Level||S|
Native American Oral Histories – School Library Connection
With easy-to-read text, this series looks at the impact oral folklore has had on Native American culture. Full color and b&w photographs supplement the text while maps provide tribal locations. “Stop and Think” sections enable the reader to reflect on how stories can be an effective tool in learning about another culture. This series would be an excellent resource for Native American history. Recommended.