This nonfiction books explores the history, culture, customs, and beliefs of California’s American Indian tribes including the Chumash, Tongva, Hupa, Yokuts, Quechan, and Coso tribes. Detailed primary source images in conjunction with easy-to-read text provide readers with an inviting reading and learning experience as they build their social studies knowledge. This book includes basic informational text features including a glossary, an index, table of contents, and reader’s guide. Students will be intrigued by Native American history with this fascinating nonfiction title.
- Reading level: third grade
- Interest age range: 7 to 11 years old
- Subjects: reading, social studies
- Page count: 32 pages