Supporting First Nations/ Native American Literature in the Primary Classroom
Lila and the Crow
written and illustrated by Gabrielle Gimard, is beautiful story about a young girl overcoming adversity and celebrating her differences.
This short story unit was created to support a single read-aloud book, should a class set be unavailable.
Comprehension strategies used in this unit are: Summarizing, Connection, and Visualization
No prep, easy to use reading response pages designed to focused on each reading strategy identified above are provided for multi-learning levels. Early primary to mid intermediate will have success using these response pages.
Similar Unit Suggestions:
When we Were Alone
Primary Students Connecting to First Nation/Metis Literature
When I Was Eight and Not My Girl
Shi-shi-etko and Shin chi's Canoe
To obtain a copy of this book and others like it, I recommend checking out Strong Nations,
an online bookstore supplying indigenous and Native American books. Not only do they have an extensive selection, they provide themed book bundles for all age ranges.