Coyote And The Magic Words

Author by : Phyllis Root
Languange : en
Publisher by : Lothrop Lee & Shepard
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Total Read : 67
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Description : After the Maker-of-all-things uses words to create the world, she allows others to use her magic words until Coyote tries her patience with his mischief.


A Broken Flute

Author by : Doris Seale
Languange : en
Publisher by : Rowman Altamira
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Total Read : 12
Total Download : 814
File Size : 45,7 Mb
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Description : Presents reviews and evaluations of six hundred children's books about Native Americans.


Gerald Mcdermott And You

Author by : Jon C. Stott
Languange : en
Publisher by : Libraries Unlimited
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 73
Total Download : 450
File Size : 46,7 Mb
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Description : "Gerald McDermott and YOU explores the life and work of Caldecott award winning picture book author Gerald McDermott, including his background, education, and inspirations, and the researching writing and illustrating of his books. It provides insight into 17 beloved tales. Lesson plans and activities accompany the featured titles to extend student learning."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved


Coyote And Raven Go Canoeing

Author by : Peter Cole
Languange : en
Publisher by : McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 21
Total Download : 481
File Size : 50,5 Mb
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Description : In a gesture toward traditional First Nations orality, Peter Cole blends poetic and dramatic voices with storytelling. A conversation between two tricksters, Coyote and Raven, and the colonized and the colonizers, his narrative takes the form of a canoe journey. Cole draws on traditional Aboriginal knowledge to move away from the western genres that have long contained, shaped, and determined ab/originality. Written in free verse, Coyote and Raven Go Canoeing is meant to be read aloud and breaks new ground by making orality the foundation of its scholarship. Cole moves beyond the rhetoric and presumption of white academic (de/re)colonizers to aboriginal spaces recreated by aboriginal peoples. Rather than employing the traditional western practice of gathering information about exoticized other, demonized other, contained other, Coyote and Raven Go Canoeing is a celebration of aboriginal thought, spirituality, and practice, a sharing of lived experience as First Peoples.


Something About The Author

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Languange : en
Publisher by :
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 93
Total Download : 989
File Size : 40,9 Mb
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The Horn Book Guide To Children S And Young Adult Books

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Languange : en
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Total Read : 43
Total Download : 550
File Size : 50,9 Mb
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Native Americans In Children S Literature

Author by : Jon C. Stott
Languange : en
Publisher by : Greenwood Publishing Group
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 31
Total Download : 991
File Size : 54,6 Mb
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Description : Build high-interest theme lesson plans that accurately portray Native peoples and cultures with this authoritative guide to the best children's fiction. Professor Jon Stott describes books on Native Americans and their cultures for readers through junior high school age. This highly readable reference book also provides a balanced discussion of the disservice done to Native Americans by misleading, inaccurate, and insensitive books. Stott's perceptive text explains how some well-loved books make mistakes and reinforce stereotypes. He also includes valuable ideas on incorporating stories about Native American traditions and experiences into your lesson plans.


Contemporary Authors

Author by : Gale Cengage Publishing
Languange : en
Publisher by : Gale Cengage
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 55
Total Download : 879
File Size : 41,9 Mb
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Description : A biographical and bibliographical guide to current writers in all fields including poetry, fiction and nonfiction, journalism, drama, television and movies. Information is provided by the authors themselves or drawn from published interviews, feature stories, book reviews and other materials provided by the authors/publishers.


Epoch

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Languange : en
Publisher by :
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Total Read : 82
Total Download : 971
File Size : 46,7 Mb
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The Elementary School Library Collection Phases 1 2 3

Author by : Linda L. Homa
Languange : en
Publisher by : Brodart Co
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 26
Total Download : 696
File Size : 43,6 Mb
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Description :