Great Athletes from our First Nations

This collection of biographies tells the stories of First Nations athletes from across North America who achieved their dream through hard work and dedication. This book can be used as a stand alone reference resource in the classroom or in conjunction with the blackline masters from the First Nations Series for Young Readers Teacher Resource.
Richard Dionne
Sioux
basketball
Cheri Becerra-Madsen
Omaha
Wheelchair racing
Olympics
Special Olympics
Cory Witherill
Navajo
Indy Race
Car driver
Alwyn Morris
Kayaking
Mohawk
Naomi Lang
Karuk
Ice Dancer
figure skating
Beau Kemp
Choctaw
Chickasaw
baseball
Shelly Hruska
Métis
Ringette
Jordin Tootoo
Inuit
hockey
Mike Edwards
Cherokee
Bowler
Ross Anderson
Cheyenne
Arapaho
Apache
downhill skiing
Stephanie Murata
Osage
wrestling
Jim Thorpe
Sauk
Fox
football
Delby Powless
lacrosse
First Nations Series for Young Readers
Second Story Press
Author/Publisher/Website
Schilling, V.
Primary Identifier
9780977918300
Subject
English Language Arts