Native American Medicine

Tamra Orr (author)

Publisher: Mason Crest ISBN: 9781422288603

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Native Americans have an incredibly rich store of knowledge when it comes to using herbs and plants to heal illness, treat injuries, and cure disease. In fact, some of their traditions have found a place in the modern medicines we use today. This book discusses the nature-based approach Native Americans took towards healing. It also examines important figures, such as shamans and medicine men, and explains some of the remedies and rituals that were conducted.

Reading Level
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Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
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DRA
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Genre
Cultural/Diversity Health & Nutrition History People & Places
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
Grade
4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade
Subject
Science Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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