Native Americans

Crafts and Skills of Native Americans book cover

Want to find out about Native Americans?  Do you need to write a report on tribes from a specific region or on a California Tribe?  Discover Native American life from the Achomawi to the Yurok Indians in California and from South America to the frozen North.  The links and books below will help you get started.

Native Americans Homework Resources

Great photos of tools and baskets used in daily life for food gathering, preparation and serving.
Links to several top-quality web sites selected for the Librarians' Internet Index and Internet Public Library.
Includes a map of California Reservations.
Kids Search
Magazine articles, biographies and images on a variety of topics, for students in grades K-8. Library card and pin required when outside the library.
Native American Series Book Cover
Each volume includes information on the tribe's history, culture, religion and daily life.
A simple map with brief information about each region including tribes, housing types, food and social customs.  
Searchasaurus
Place for the beginning searcher to find magazine articles, newspaper articles, encyclopedia entries and more on a variety of topics ranging from animals to history to stories. Lexile (reading)...
Mission San Diego De Alcala
California Indians, explorers, missions, ranchos and more.