The California Indian period is an important era in the history of California. Native Americans living in the state built rich, diverse cultures and social traditions. Students reading this book will learn about the everyday life experiences of Chumash children, a tribe of southern California. They will learn how Indians hunted, fished and traded with Indians from other regions. There are two distinct versions for your students to enjoy. Digital Screen Reader allows students to read the story via PDF on a computer screen. This version has a color cover and large print. The alternative version, the Personalized Student Reader, is an exciting new concept designed to get quality reading material directly into the hands of every student. Teachers using this version of can print a full class set of readers and have the students make them into booklets (including binding). The student illustrates the cover with their own drawing. Then students read the story and do activities. When completed, the students take the book home! The Teacher Guide provides complete instructions on how to print and compile the Personalized Student Reader. It also contains lesson plans with activities for each chapter, as well as vocabulary worksheets for both the Digital Screen Reader and the Personalized Student Reader.
The 52 non-fiction stories in this book have been designed to familiarize and develop student awareness of the First Nation People of Canada; early explorers of Canada; famous Canadian disasters; famous Canadian inventors and inventions; famous Canadian foods; famous Canadian mysteries and ghost stories; famous historical women; famous historical First Nation men; famous Canadian tourist attractions and famous Canadian festivals. 124 Pages
Lee Woods has written a book for students who are tired of the same old grammar rules. "Students can learn how to write now, when they are young and searching. We make learning fun for adults, why not students?" Using humor, goofy characters, suspense, dialogue, and language play, Woods gives students 31 episodes and exercises in planning and mechanics that can satisfy core writing standards. His approach has earned the praise of teachers and students nationwide.
Publisher: Lee Woods
Product ID: LBW001
Grades: Grades 6 - 8
Level(s): Middle School
File Size: 696.35 KB
Whiteboard Compatible: Yes (Level 1)
ISBN (Physical Book): 9781614343028