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<p class=MsoNormal><span style='color:#1F497D'><img width=217 height=93
id="Picture_x0020_0" src="cid:image002.png@01CA587A.5D145B30"
alt="headernativeLocal10_21.png"></span><span style='color:#1F497D'>&nbsp;&nbsp;I
would also like to recommend you confirm receipt of your We Shall Remain: A Native
History of Utah lesson plans from the American West Center, a joint
collaboration between the Utah Office of Community and Culture, the American
West Center at the University of Utah and KUED funded through a grant from the
Utah Legislature in 2006. This comprehensive resource was delivered free to
each school earlier this fall.&nbsp; In service presentations by Elizabeth
Player, Curriculum Project Coordinator are also available through Dec. To
schedule a presentation or request a copy of the lesson series contact <a
href="mailto:eplayer@gmail.com">eplayer@gmail.com</a> <o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span style='color:#1F497D'>Each education kit includes the
five set DVD series produced by KUED 7 and lesson plans for 4,7 9 and 11<sup>th</sup>
grades &#8211; for additional resources visit &#8211; <a
href="http://www.utahindians.org">www.utahindians.org</a> which includes the
Utah Indian Digital archives and PDF versions of the lesson plans for your use.
This education resources was approved after rigorous review with support from
the Utah State Office of Education.<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span style='color:#1F497D'>&nbsp;Lesson plans and media
files of the national American Experience program &#8220;We Shall Remain: can
be found at PBS Teachers online.&nbsp; <a
href="http://www.pbs.org/teachers/connect/resources/7022/preview/">http://www.pbs.org/teachers/connect/resources/7022/preview/</a>
<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span style='color:#1F497D'>If you have any additional questions
about this new resource please contact either myself, <a
href="mailto:jvoland@kued.org">jvoland@kued.org</a>. or Elizabeth Player <a
href="mailto:eplayer@gmail.com">eplayer@gmail.com</a> <o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span style='color:#1F497D'>Regards<br>
Jacqui Voland<o:p></o:p></span></p>

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style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"'>From:</span></b><span
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"'> Juan Lee
[mailto:jtlee@utah.gov] <br>
<b>Sent:</b> Tuesday, October 27, 2009 7:17 PM<br>
<b>To:</b> ULN; library-media@lists.uen.org<br>
<b>Subject:</b> [library-media] Native American Perspective on Thanksgiving<o:p></o:p></span></p>

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style='font-size:14.0pt'>Dear Colleagues,<o:p></o:p></span></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal style='margin:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt'><span
style='font-size:14.0pt'>November is Native American Month and Thanksgiving. I
encourage you to look at the following resources and consider local Native
Americans in your Thanksgiving displays.<o:p></o:p></span></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal style='margin:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt'><span
style='font-size:14.0pt'>The National Museum of the American Indian has
published the beautiful 9-page booklet <em>American Indian Perspectives on
Thanksgiving</em>. You can access the PDF at <a
href="http://www.nmai.si.edu/education/files/thanksgiving_poster.pdf">http://www.nmai.si.edu/education/files/thanksgiving_poster.pdf</a><br>
&nbsp;<br>
A great Reading Rainbow book to consider is <em>Giving Thanks: A Native
American Good Morning Message</em> by Jake Swamp.<br>
&nbsp;<br>
Also, check out Debbie Reese's resources for teachers on her blog <em>American
Indians in Children's Literature</em>. See: <a
href="http://americanindiansinchildrensliterature.blogspot.com/2009/10/american-indian-perspectives-on.html">http://americanindiansinchildrensliterature.blogspot.com/2009/10/american-indian-perspectives-on.html</a><o:p></o:p></span></p>

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<p class=MsoNormal style='margin:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt'><em><span
style='font-size:14.0pt'>Thanks to Susan Hanks, Past President of the American
Indian Library Association and Consultant with the California State
Library/Development Services for this note.</span></em><span style='font-size:
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