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.
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!
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.
If you are looking for Native American crafts, activities, and games for children, you hit the jackpot! Being that a Native American Unit is my favorite topic to teach, I've collected ideas I found not only useful, but motivating for kids of all ages. I hope you find something exciting to use with your child or class during a Native American study! Click to read about all my favorite Native American tunes, games, activities, crafts and projects!