Las naciones indigenas de California (California's Indian Nations) 6-Pack for California

  • Grade: 3-5
  • Lexile: 700L
  • Guided Reading Level: U
  • Item: 111411
  • ISBN: 9780743913010
  • Language: Spanish

Indian tribes once spanned the state of California when the arrival of new settlers forced them into a struggle for survival. Learn how three tribes--the Tongva, the Yokuts, and the Yana--played key roles in the growth of California.

Learn about the history of California with this primary source reader that will ignite a curiosity about history through primary sources such as maps, letters, images, and photographs. This Spanish book will help English language learners achieve social studies literacy. Features include:

  • Text features such as a glossary, index, captions, sidebars, and table of contents increase comprehension and build academic vocabulary
  • Explore It! culminating activity challenges students to find something in nature that will help them survive
  • Your Turn! activity challenges students to write a newspaper article about Ishi, the last member of the Yahi tribe
  • Read and Respond provides post-reading questions that develop critical thinking

This 6-Pack includes six copies of this title and a lesson plan that aligns to California's History-Social Science Content Standards.