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CERCA Now: Indigenous Food


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Additional reading practice, comprehension checks, and discussion questions in under 15 minutes!

CERCA Now Indigenous 3


The Three Sisters

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CERCA Now Indigenous 2


How Native American food is tied to important sacred stories

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CERCA Now Indigenous 1


What Is Eskimo Ice Cream?

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How can the story of the Three Sisters be used to keep Indigenous American cultures alive?

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How did corn shape Mayan culture?

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Why is it important to pass traditional recipes to future generations?

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Direct Instruction Lessons

Try our leveled direct instruction lessons for key skills and concepts. Audio support and comprehension checks are included.


Determining and Tracing A Central Idea Through Details

CERCA Slides

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.

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Personal Identity


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.


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