A Cultural Classroom Library

by: Maria Lawrence

Native American and other cultural stories provide students with a broader perspective on the world. In addition, cultural stories connect science content and knowledge about the world to cultural interpretations and people’s life ways. By implementing the ideas suggested in this article, you can select books that both enrich your science library and help students begin to appreciate the science contributions and connections from various cultures while enhancing cultural literacy among students.


Type Journal ArticlePub Date 11/1/2007Stock # sc07_045_03_34Volume 045Issue 03

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