The Inuit (A True Book: American Indians)

The Inuit (A True Book: American Indians)

by Kevin Cunningham, Peter Benoit


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What were some Inuit sewing tools made from?

Needles were made from bones.

Thread came from animal tissues.

Inside, You'll Find:

Clever Inuit hunting methods;

Maps, a timeline, photos-and the creature believed to be among the world's longest-living animals;

Surprising TRUE facts that will shock and amaze you!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780531293027
Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date: 03/01/2011
Series: A True Book: American Indians
Pages: 48
Sales rank: 260,212
Product dimensions: 6.80(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile: 910L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 10 Years

Table of Contents

1 Early Inuit History

What do we know about the Inuit's early history? 7

2 Survival in the Arctic

What do the Inuit eat, how do they dress, and where do they live? 13

The Big Truth!

The Amazing Caribou

How does the caribou survive in the cold? 24

3 Travel by Land and Sea

How do the Inuit get from one place to another? 31

4 Inuit Society

How do the roles of men and women differ? 37

True Statistics 43

Resources 44

Important Words 46

Index 47

About the Authors 48

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