The Youth Novels: Educators and Community Guide

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The Youth Novels: Educators and Community Guide has been designed to assist teachers and communities by providing an array of activities that support the goals of the Eagle Books project and promote the health and educational messages in the youth novels. Most of the activities in the Guide for Coyote and the Turtle’s Dream can be applied to the graphic novel. The Eagle Books Youth Novels Educator Guide also contains additional lessons for the Health is Life in Balance, a Diabetes Education in Tribal Schools (DETS) curriculum for grades 5-8.

Introduction/acknowledgements/correspondence – 1-19 pdf icon[PDF – 1 MB]
Coyote and the Turtles Dreams – English/Language Arts – 20-38 pdf icon[PDF – 2 MB]
Coyote and the Turtles Dreams – Social Studies – 39-53 pdf icon[PDF – 1 MB]
Coyote and the Turtles Dreams – Art – 54-67 pdf icon[PDF – 2 MB]
Coyote and the Turtles Dreams – Science part I – 68-110 pdf icon[PDF – 2 MB]
Hummingbird Squash – English/Language Arts – 111-131 pdf icon[PDF – 2 MB]
Hummingbird Squash – Social Studies – 132-145 pdf icon[PDF – 1 MB]
Hummingbird Squash – Art and Music – 146-157 pdf icon[PDF – 1 MB]
Hummingbird Squash – Science – 158-212 pdf icon[PDF – 5 MB]
Cross-Curricular Connections/Career Connections/Appendices – 213-245 pdf icon[PDF – 2 MB]

Page last reviewed: June 23, 2020