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The Northeast Indians: Daily Life in The 1500s
     

The Northeast Indians: Daily Life in The 1500s

by Janeen R. Adil
 

Provides an introduction to Native American tribes of the Northeast, including their social structure, homes, food, clothing, and traditions.

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Provides an introduction to Native American tribes of the Northeast, including their social structure, homes, food, clothing, and traditions.

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Children's Literature
Did you know that when the Ojibwa Indians gathered wild rice, it could be popped like popcorn? This is just one of the interesting facts the reader will learn when reading about the Northeast Indians. The format of the book is perfect for new or struggling readers for a variety of reasons. The vocabulary is controlled and the information given is direct and to the point. Simple sentences of varied length are used. The photographs match the text, and each chapter is composed of two pages, one for the text and one for the photograph. The photographs provide extra help for better comprehension. All vocabulary words are printed in bold and can be found in the Glossary at the end of the book. The reader is also given an "Index," "Internet Site," and a "Read More" section that gives titles of books to read for more information about the Basin Indians. Each chapter deals with only one topic, thereby making it an excellent resource for children to use when they need to write a book report or summary. The chapters provide an excellent resource for classroom teachers to reinforce finding the main ideas in paragraphs. This book is part of the "Native American Life" series. I highly recommend this book for teachers, libraries and parents who home-school. 2006, Capstone Press, Ages 8 to 12.
—Kathie M. Josephs

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780736843140
Publisher:
Capstone Press
Publication date:
09/01/2005
Series:
Native American Life: Regional Tribes Series
Pages:
24
Product dimensions:
8.13(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
7 - 10 Years

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