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ISBN:
9780810993679
Price: $18.95
Authors: S.D. Nelson     
Call Number: NEL
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Coyote Christmas is a story about the cunning coyote who would do anything to get a meal. The story teaches about making choices and that there is good in all that we do. When we do make choices that are not good, there are consequences to our actions. This story could be used in a grade 3-5 c...

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Coyote Christmas is a story about the cunning coyote who would do anything to get a meal. The story teaches about making choices and that there is good in all that we do. When we do make choices that are not good, there are consequences to our actions. This story could be used in a grade 3-5 classroom as an example of a modern trickster tale.
Peoples: Lakota
Published By: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 2007
Tags: Lakota
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ISBN:
9781584302827
Price: $11.00
Illustrators: S.D Nelson     
Call Number: BRU
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This is a biographical story of Crazy Horse, a Lakota man from the 1800's. This was the time of sorrow, when Native Americans (USA) were forced off their traditional lands. The pictures are based on the ledger book style of drawings found in the front and back of the book. A beautiful story ab...

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This is a biographical story of Crazy Horse, a Lakota man from the 1800's. This was the time of sorrow, when Native Americans (USA) were forced off their traditional lands. The pictures are based on the ledger book style of drawings found in the front and back of the book. A beautiful story about courage, resistance and symbolism.
Peoples: Lakota Sioux
Published By: Lee & Low Books Inc., 2000
Tags: Lakota
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ISBN:
9781554482405
Authors: Jan Beaver      Illustrators: Francesco Francavilla     
Call Number: BEA
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Part of the Timeline Series, this graphic novel intersperces each chapter with information that links past and present. The format will appeal to readers of all ages who are hooked on graphic novels. Additional textual features include an index, contents page and time out pages that include pho...

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Part of the Timeline Series, this graphic novel intersperces each chapter with information that links past and present. The format will appeal to readers of all ages who are hooked on graphic novels. Additional textual features include an index, contents page and time out pages that include photographs and facts. Crying for a Vision is about a Lakota teenager who participates in a coming of age ritual in which his courage is tested and his interest in his cultre is renewed.
Peoples: Ojibway (Anishinabe)
Published By: Scholastic Canada
Tags: Lakota
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ISBN:
9781894974646
Price: $12.95
Authors: Edward Cavell     
Call Number: CAV
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This is a very appealing, richly detailed collection of archival photographs featuring FNMI people from across Canada. The photographs were chosen from various museum and archive collections. The photographs can be used as writing or discussion prompts in Social Studies and English Language Ar...

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This is a very appealing, richly detailed collection of archival photographs featuring FNMI people from across Canada. The photographs were chosen from various museum and archive collections. The photographs can be used as writing or discussion prompts in Social Studies and English Language Arts, as well as in Aboriginal Studies.
Peoples: Haida Blackfoot Abenaki Ojibway (Anishinabe) Iroquois Dene Mohawk Inuit Mik'maq Cree BC Coastal First Nations
Published By: Heritage House Publishing Company Ltd.
Tags: Lakota
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ISBN:
9781840890235
Authors: Phiomine Lakota      Margaret Bateson-Hill      Illustrators: Christine Fowler     
Call Number: BAT
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Shota and Esther go to visit Shota's grandmother on Pine Ridge Reserve. The girls have lived in the same apartment building for many years and are the best of friends. Unfortunately the apartment building is going to be redeveloped and they are being evicted. Fortunately the Pine Ridge families...

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Shota and Esther go to visit Shota's grandmother on Pine Ridge Reserve. The girls have lived in the same apartment building for many years and are the best of friends. Unfortunately the apartment building is going to be redeveloped and they are being evicted. Fortunately the Pine Ridge families gather together to help in an unusual and tender way.

The story is told in Lakota as well as English. It is rounded out by lots of information on the Lakota people and the importance they place on quilts and stars!
Peoples: Lakota
Published By: Zero to Ten
Tags: Lakota
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ISBN:
9781770581562
Authors: Chris Kientz     
Call Number: KIE
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Great story! It gives the reader an understanding of how the dreamcatcher came to be. Raven Tales are leveled graphic novels for grades 4-6 based on the TV series Raven Tales and the adventures of Raven, the trickster and his friends. The illustrations, humor and teachings are sure to engage th...

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Great story! It gives the reader an understanding of how the dreamcatcher came to be. Raven Tales are leveled graphic novels for grades 4-6 based on the TV series Raven Tales and the adventures of Raven, the trickster and his friends. The illustrations, humor and teachings are sure to engage the reluctant reader and are ideal for classroom and school libraries. 26 titles in the leveled reader series and a teacher’s guide are also available.
Published By: Rubicon Publishing Ltd.
Tags: Lakota
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ISBN:
9781897096727
Authors: Robert Cutting      Illustrators: Drew Ng     
Call Number: CUT
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A graphic novel depicting the Battle of the Little Bighorn in 1876. The land known as the Black Hills of South Dakota was in jeopardy of being overtaken after the discovery of gold, resulting in the displacement of the Lakota people. Teacher resource is available for purchase.

Published By: Scholastic
Tags: Lakota
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ISBN:
9781770593108
Authors: David Bouchard      Illustrators: Michael Lonechild     
Call Number: BOU
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The First Corn tells the legend of how the Lakota believe the Corn came to be. The story gives the reader insight into the values of patience, humility and respect.

Turtle Island Voices are an outstanding must have collection for schools and libraries! Thoughtfully written, the ser...

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The First Corn tells the legend of how the Lakota believe the Corn came to be. The story gives the reader insight into the values of patience, humility and respect.

Turtle Island Voices are an outstanding must have collection for schools and libraries! Thoughtfully written, the series includes traditional, modern and informational stories aimed at developing awareness, respect and understanding of the Aboriginal cultures. Books are ideal for guided reading. Beautiful illustrations, photographs and invaluable "Teachings from Turtle Island" are included in the back of the book. Library and classroom packs, a comprehensive teacher’s guide and CD- Rom are available.
Published By: Pearson Canada Inc.
Tags: Lakota
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ISBN:
9780986673818
Authors: Victor Lethbridge      Illustrators: Ben Crane     
Call Number: LET
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A heartwarming tale of Little Chief who finds himself in a dangerous situation while out riding his horse. The story includes themes of loss, grief and hope from a child’s perspective.

Published By: Tatanka Productions
Tags: Lakota
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ISBN:
9781935493204
Price: $15.95
Authors: Paul Goble      Illustrators: Paul Goble     
Call Number: 398.2 GOB
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The interrelationship of animals, nature and human beings are reflected in this collection of 26 traditional tales from various Aboriginal groups including the Lakota, Blackfoot, Cheyenne and Many Nations. Award winning author and illustrator Paul Goble's beautiful color paintings enhance the st...

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The interrelationship of animals, nature and human beings are reflected in this collection of 26 traditional tales from various Aboriginal groups including the Lakota, Blackfoot, Cheyenne and Many Nations. Award winning author and illustrator Paul Goble's beautiful color paintings enhance the stories with Native designs and traditions. Extensive author notes are included.
Peoples: Lakota Cherokee Cheyenne Blackfoot
Published By: World Wisdom
Tags: Lakota
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