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Presents a brief introduction to the Apache Indians including information on their society, homes, food, clothing, crafts, and life today.

Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JNF018040, JNF052020, JNF052040, JNF025000
Genre Nonfiction
Subject History, Social Studies
Copyright 2000
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Checkerboard Library
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2000-09-01
ISBN 9781617866456
Title Format Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 979
Graphics Full-color photographs, Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8 x 8
Guided Reading Level P
ATOS Reading Level 4.6
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 52510
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
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Native Americans Set 1 – School Library Journal

After a brief description and a map of the groups’ homelands, with mention of historical circumstances that forced their relocation, these books focus primarily on culture. Short chapters describe the society, homes, food, clothing, crafts, family, children, myths, war, and contact with Europeans. The life of a notable historical figure. . .is discussed, and the lifestyle of the people in contemporary America is described. The texts are written in short, simple declarative sentences, making the information accessible to the targeted audience. . . [and] these titles do offer younger children a positive view of American Indian cultures.

Native Americans Set 1 – School Library Journal

These brief books sympathetically present the history and community life practices of. . .Native American tribes. While the material is not new, the texts are simple enough for younger and lower-level readers. Effective full-color illustrations of tribal practices and crafts and a few photos are included. . . . These are adequate introductions to the multiplicity of Native peoples.