Native People of Wisconsin by award-winning author Patty Loew is an essential title for the upper elementary classroom. This book fills the need for accurate and authentic teaching materials about Wisconsin's Indian Nations. Native People of Wisconsin tells the stories and history of the twelve Native Nations in Wisconsin. Young readers will become familiar with the unique cultural traditions, tribal history and life today for each nation. The book is complete with maps, illustrations and a detailed glossary of terms, and includes two chapters on the Brothertown Indian Nation and urban Indians, as well as updates on each tribe's current history and new profiles of outstanding young people from every nation.
This book offered at 20% off retail on WisconsinMade
Author: Patty Loew
Papaerback - 8 in. x 7 in.
170 black and white photos and illustrations
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Book Author Bio
Patty Loew, Ph.D., is an enrolled member of the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Ojibwe and recipient of the Outstanding Service Award of the Great Lakes Intertribal Council. She is assistant professor of life science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, a producer for WHA-TV (PBS), and co-host of WeekEnd on Wisconsin Public Television. She has written dozens of scholarly and general interest articles on Native topics and produced several award-winning TV documentaries.