Let’s celebrate and honor Native American culture.
Here are a few awesome books and crafts to share with your kiddos!
Books and Activities
How to Make Traditional Navajo Frybread: Native American frybread is a relatively recent addition to North American cuisine. Every North American indigenous tribe has their own story of how frybread or bannock came to be in their oral traditions. Native people themselves have published stories, songs, and poetry about their family’s frybread in all waves of the modern Native American Renaissance. –wikiHow
Buffalo Bird Girl – A Hidatsa Story
Click HERE for a list of this year’s AILA American Indian Youth Literature Awards winners and honor books from
the American Indian Library Association!
MEGAN CAHILL-ASSENZA – is from Northport, NY, and a recent Children’s Literature Fellow from Stony Brook University. A writer, filmmaker, and animal lover, Megan is pursuing a career in children’s literature. She currently works in the Academic Tutoring Center at Suffolk County Community College.