CERCA Now: Indigenous Food
Try our QuickCERCAs
Additional reading practice, comprehension checks, and discussion questions in under 15 minutes!
The Three Sisters
How Native American food is tied to important sacred stories
What Is Eskimo Ice Cream?
Did you know that you can create your own Close Reading & Writing Lessons in ThinkCERCA?
How can the story of the Three Sisters be used to keep Indigenous American cultures alive?
How did corn shape Mayan culture?
Why is it important to pass traditional recipes to future generations?
Ready-made interactive lessons providing 1+ weeks of instruction for remote, hybrid, or traditional classroom environments. View our growing list of 60+ CERCA Slide sets.
GRADE LEVELS 3-12
Personal identity can be perplexing to understand for many of us. We wonder how we become the people we are and wonder about the role our families and others play in shaping it. These readings allow students to explore the concept of identity through a variety of lenses and reflect on their own identity formation, exploring important questions about the impact of how we define ourselves and others. of crisis, and enduring impact.