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Native American Literature can be a fun way to get your kids excited about the past, as well as gain a further understanding of America's earliest authors! Inside this mini-unit, students will be able to read a Native American creation myth, answer study questions, and compare with out creation stories around the globe.

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Top 10: Native American Children’s Books (ages 2-16) :: PragmaticMom

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Amazing writing activity when learning about Native Americans - picture dictionary included!

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I just love these totem poles! So colourful and joyous! I would love to do this with my students when we learn about Native Americans. Each student could make one part of the totem pole

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Great for teaching American Literature and an added bonus...irony!!

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This product is included in the Native American Literature Mini-Unit!Are some students in need of a visual graphic organizer when dealing with Native American trickster tales? Download the Trickster Tale Activity Pack as a starter to having your students create their own trickster tales!

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I love this book, its the Native American Cinderella! Beautiful Story!

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This CCSS aligned unit provides a literary and historical overview of early American literature from the Native American, European explorer and colonist perspective. Students read and analyze literary and informational texts. Includes readings, graphic organizers, handouts, writing assignments, a unit test and teacher keys and notes. $

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3+ weeks of lessons plans included! This 24 page packet is perfect to add to a unit focusing on Native American legends. We use it for our fourth grade class on the essential question, “How the Earth & Sky are portrayed in fiction and nonfiction.” It allows students to see that legends incorporate real events with a person’s unusual life story with exaggerations and heroic actions.

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American Literary Movements Timeline - Follow American authors throughout American literature Native American (Before 1600) AMERICAN…

American Literary Movements Timeline - Follow American authors throughout American literature Native American (Before 1600) AMERICAN…

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