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READ: Best Native American Children’s Books

READ: Best Native American Children’s Books

READ: Best Native American Children’s Books Check out some of the best Native American children’s books for kids! Teach more about the Indigenous people and their struggles, their triumphs, and their experience. read more

READ: Indigenous peoples in the United States

READ: Indigenous peoples in the United States

READ: Indigenous peoples in the United States Indigenous peoples in the USA are mainly Native American peoples or Alaska Native peoples. In May 2016, 567 tribal entities were federally recognized, and most of these have recognized national homelands.  Learn more … read more

READ: Chicago American Indian Community Collaborative

READ: Chicago American Indian Community Collaborative

READ: Chicago American Indian Community Collaborative The Chicagoland Native American Artists Project will enhance, promote, and nurture the creative and economic development of Native artists. This online directory highlights the diverse arts and crafts of the local Native community and … read more

READ: Blankets for the Dead

READ: Blankets for the Dead

READ: Blankets for the Dead Learn more about how the Native American tribes were uprooted by white settlement and expansion. For many years, Native Americans were simply driven back by armed violence or the threat of violence. Then, in 1830, … read more

READ: the novel, The Night Watchman

READ: the novel, The Night Watchman

READ: the novel, The Night Watchman Based on the extraordinary life of National Book Award-winning author Louise Erdrich’s grandfather who worked as a night watchman and carried the fight against Native dispossession from rural North Dakota all the way to … read more

READ: 20 Must-Read YA Books with Disabled Characters

READ: 20 Must-Read YA Books with Disabled Characters

READ: 20 Must-Read YA Books with Disabled Characters Find 20 outstanding YA books with disabled characters. They offer a solid array of portrayals of living with a disability. Fiction and nonfiction are included, as are as many genres as possible. read more

READ: People First Language

READ: People First Language

READ: People First Language This is a description of and resource for “People First Language” (PFL) which puts the person before the disability, and describes what a person has, not who a person is. read more

READ: Telling Our Stories

READ: Telling Our Stories

READ: Telling Our Stories: Latinx Heritage Month 2020 for Kids A collection of books for kids curated by the Chicago Public Library celebrates Latinx Heritage Month. read more

READ: Telling Our Stories

READ: Telling Our Stories

READ: Telling Our Stories: Teen Books for Latinx Heritage Month 2020 A collection of books for teens curated by the Chicago Public Library celebrates Latinx Heritage Month. read more