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Keepers of the Animals: Native American Stories and Wildlife Activities for Children (Keepers of the Earth)

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Publisher Comments:

These traditional Native American stories along with related activities show parents and teachers how to teach children the importance of wildlife in Native American traditions. As the stories unfold and the activities come to life, the importance of our connections to animals became apparent.

Features traditional Native American stories.

Includes field-tested activities appropriate for all ages.

Connects wildlife ecology and environmental issues.

Fosters creative thinking and the synthesis of knowledge and experience.

The stories in this book present some of the basic perspectives that Native North American parents, aunts and uncles use to teach the young. They are phrased in terms that modern youngsters can understand and appreciate, along with eye-catching illustrations and photographs throughout.

Look for other Fulcrum books in this series: Keepers of the Earth, Keepers of Life and Keepers of the Night.

Synopsis:

Traditional Native American stories and activities that teach children the importance of wildlife in Native American traditions.

Synopsis:

Using stories to show the importance of wildlife in Native American traditions, this book gives parents and teachers an exciting way to teach children about animals.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-252) and indexes.

About the Author

Joseph Bruchac, coauthor of The Keepers of the Earth series, is a nationally acclaimed Native American storyteller and writer who has authored more than 70 books of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry for adults and children. He lives in upstate New York.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781555913861
With:
Caduto, Michael J.
Author:
Bruchac, Joseph
Author:
Caduto, Michael J.
Author:
Caduto
Author:
Bruchac
Publisher:
Fulcrum Group
Location:
Golden, Colo :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Native American Studies
Subject:
Indians of north america
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title
Subject:
Folklore & Mythology
Subject:
Wildlife conservation
Subject:
Legends
Subject:
Nature study
Subject:
Human ecology
Subject:
Animal ecology
Subject:
Nature study -- Activity programs.
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies
Subject:
Flowers & Plants
Subject:
Indians of North America -- Folklore.
Subject:
Native American-General Native American Studies
Edition Description:
1st Fulcrum trade paperback ed.
Series:
Keepers of the Earth
Series Volume:
GTR-392
Publication Date:
19970731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
10.8 x 8.2 x 0.7 in 26.5 oz

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