The Inuit is a children's information book published by The Children's Press. It is part of the True Book series about Native Americans designed to introduce young students to the culture and history of a specific Native group. This book begins with a basic introduction about origin and geographic location of the Inuit formerly called Eskimos. A map clearly shows the Inuit homeland in northern Canada, Alaska, Greenland, and Russia. The author points out that Inuit today, especially those in Canada, prefer to be called by their name for themselves, Inuit.
The Inuit is a children's craft and activity book from the Footsteps in Time Series. The series introduces young readers to a different culture by offering brief descriptions of Inuit culture such as hunting, clothing, homes, games, and art. The text begins with a two-page spread about the traditional homeland of the Inuit of northern Canada, Alaska, Siberia, and Greenland. The book stresses that the Inuit are still here today by offering a page about modern Inuit in the North. Simple craft activities are meant to reinforce the basic information.
OUT OF PRINT This title is no longer available from the publisher. American Indian Foods is part of The True Book Series published by Children's Press especially for elementary students in grades three to five. This information book is arranged into brief chapters about the diversity of foods from Native America. The author and publisher have tackled a complex topic by explaining the different kinds of food products gathered, hunted, fished, and cultivated by Native Peoples. The book explains that Native Americans of the past relied on their environment to provide food.