The Legend of the Bluebonnet was written by Tomie DePaola. This legend is a tale from Texas that explains how the bluebonnet flower came to be the most adored flower in Texas.
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The 3 Writing prompts include:
1) Write from She-Who-Is-Alone's perspective. Why did she sacrifice her doll? What does her doll represent? Do you think that your fellow tribe members would have sacrificed their items?
2) She-Who-Is-Alone got renamed to One-Who-Dearly-Loved-Her-People because of her selfless act that saved them from drought and famine. What heroic or awesome deed have you done? Create a Native American inspired name for yourself promoting this deed.
3)The Spirits were angry that we take from the Earth and do not give anything back. What are some ways and things that we take from the Earth? What are some ways that we give back to the Earth?
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