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The native sky

studies in the life and writings of Jose Rizal

by Miguel Anselmo Bernad

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Published by Published and exclusively distributed by the Office of Research and Publications, Loyola Schools, Ateneo de Manila University in [Manila] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-172).

StatementMiguel A. Bernad.
The Physical Object
Pagination195 p. ;
Number of Pages195
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3362323M
ISBN 109710358006
LC Control Number2004420870
OCLC/WorldCa61731059

Pushing Up the Sky Seven Native American Plays for Children. By Teresa Flavin, Joseph Bruchac. Grades. Filled with heroes and tricksters, comedy and drama, Native American tales have entertained children from their ancient origins in the oral tradition to the present storyteller Joseph Bruchac has adapted seven. In fact, in a study by the Cooperative Children’s Book Center of 3, children’s books, less than 1% of them featured Native American or Indigenous characters. Fortunately, there are some great books available featuring Native American and Indigenous Canadian Mighty Girls!

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Native American Heritage Lesson Plans and Student Activities Teach your students about the history of Native Americans and present-day Native American cultures with interactive online activities, book resources, games, and art projects. About Pushing up the Sky. From acclaimed Native American storyteller Joseph Bruchac comes a collection of seven lively plays for children to perform, each one adapted from a different traditional Native tale. Filled with heroes and tricksters, comedy and drama, these entertaining plays are a wonderful way to bring Native cultures to life for young people.


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She is also the author of twelve children's' books and the best-selling academic text: Sisters in the Blood: The Education of Women in Native America. She lives in the middle of the Rocky Mountains in Big Sky Montana.