Celebrate National Native American Heritage Month in your school or library! Keep reading to find more book recommendations, download resources for your classroom—including guides for Warrior Girl Unearthed and Eagle Drums—and inspire your students to take the pledge to be water protectors, like Indigenous Rights activists Josephine Mandamin and Autumn Peltier in Autumn Peltier, Water Warrior!
From New York Times bestselling picture book author Carole Lindstrom and illustrator Bridget George comes Autumn Peltier, Water Warrior, an inspiring picture book biography about two Indigenous Rights Activists, Josephine Mandamin and Autumn Peltier that will energize young readers to join the tidal wave of change.
In the spirit of this stunning book, we want YOU to take the Water Protector’s Pledge!
Download the Pledge Sheet to take the pledge. Then let everyone know that you took the pledge by sharing the “I Took the Pledge!” graphic. Simply add your photo above “I AM A WATER PROTECTOR” and share on social media! Don’t forget to use the hashtag #WeAreWaterProtectors and tag us on Twitter at @MacKidsSL!
Looking for an interactive way to take the pledge with students? Download the Activity Kit to learn how you can help protect the water and environment.
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