Doctor Who's TARDIS and books...bigger on the inside and can take you any where in space and time. An open mind begins with an open book.
The pictures attached are the Teaching Tolerance Text Selection Tool which I utilized for analyzing cultural authenticity.
Cohlene, Terri. Little Firefly. Vero Beach, FL: Rourke, 1990. Print.
An Algonquian legend following closely to the Cinderella story. The legend shares the idea of good things coming to those who find peace and self-acceptance in the face of meanness from others. Also describes the history and culture of the Algonquian Indians.
Terri Cohlene is a white female from Skyway, Washington. She is a former art director and taught in a community college. She is now a freelance editor. Her writing career began in 1981 and does not appear to have any window or sliding glass door experiences with the culture about which she writes.
Grades 4-5, ages 9-10, Native American Mythology...folklore with non-fiction information