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. Dancing Drum. Vero Beach, FL: Rourke, 1990. Print.
This enchanting Cherokee legend comes alive through the author's vivid adaptation and striking illustrations. Children will be spellbound as they read about the distinctive lifestyle and beliefs of the Cherokee people. Full color.
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