ERIC Number: ED232838
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Sharing Our Worlds. Native American Children Today.
Neal, Colleen, Ed.
The book furthers cultural awareness with first person narratives describing the lives of five elementary school children who represent Native American tribes or a mix of Native American tribes with another culture. In a simple style, the children describe their activities, families, foods, recreational activities, and values, and explain their pride in their culture or cultures. Those cultures described in the book include: Filipino, Coast Salish, Gros Ventre, Assiniboine, Portuguese, Samoan, and Klallam. The large-print book is illustrated with black-and-white photographs. (SB)
Descriptors: American Indian Culture, American Indians, Childhood Attitudes, Cultural Activities, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Background, Cultural Education, Elementary Education, Family (Sociological Unit), Food, Hawaiians, Instructional Materials, Reading Materials, Recreation, Values, Values Education
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: United Indians of All Tribes Foundation, Seattle, WA.