ERIC Number: ED037289
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: N/A
Grandfather Stories of the Navahos.
Callaway, Sydney M.; And Others
Intended primarily as a supplementary reading book for upper elementary level Navaho children, this book is 1 of a series being developed by the Navaho Curriculum Center in Rough Rock, Arizona. The book contains English translations of 11 narratives dealing with Navaho history and culture. After an initial discussion entitled "A Talk with Navaho Students," the stories are divided into 3 categories: mythological narratives, historical accounts, and descriptions of things meaningful in Navaho life. A related document is RC 004 176. (TL)
Descriptors: American Indians, Cultural Enrichment, Disadvantaged Youth, Elementary School Students, History, Literature, Mythology, Navajo, Reading Materials, Short Stories, Supplementary Reading Materials
Navaho Curriculum Center, Rough Rock Demonstration School, Rough Rock Rural Branch, Chinle Post Office, Arizona 86503 ($2.25)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Indian Affairs (Dept. of Interior), Washington, DC.; Office of Economic Opportunity, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Rough Rock Demonstration School, Chinle, AZ.