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Choctaw

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Easy-to-read text and colorful illustrations and photos teach readers about Choctaw history, traditions, and modern life. This book describes society and family structure, hunting, fishing, and gathering methods, and ceremonies and rituals. Readers will learn about Choctaw homes, clothing, and crafts such as basketry. A traditional myth is included, as is a description of famous Choctaw leader Pushmataha. Wars, weapons, and contact with Europeans are discussed. Topics including European influence, land rights, the formation of reservations, and federal recognition are also addressed. In addition, modern Choctaw culture and still-celebrated traditions are described. Choctaw homelands are illustrated with a detailed map of the United States. Bold glossary terms and an index accompany engaging text. This book is written and illustrated by Native Americans, providing authentic perspectives of the Choctaw.

Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JNF018040, JNF052020, JNF052040
Genre Nonfiction
Subject History, Social Studies
Copyright 2007
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Checkerboard Library
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2007-01-01
ISBN 9781591976530, 9781617849091
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 976.004
Graphics Full-color photographs, Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 8 x 8
Guided Reading Level R
ATOS Reading Level 4.9
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 112085
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
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