The Life Of Black Elk

ISBN-10: 1508148260
ISBN-13: 9781508148265
Author: Coleman, Miriam
Interest Level: 4-6
Publisher: Rosen Publishing

Publication Date: August 2016

Copyright: 2017

Page Count: 32

Series: Native American Biographies

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Interest Level

Grades 4-6

Reading Level

Guided Reading: O
Lexile: 1070L
Accelerated Reader Level: 6.3
Accelerated Reader Points: 0.5

BISAC Subjects

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Historical

JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / Native American

Black Elk was a medicine man of the Oglala Sioux who rose to fame because of his talents as a healer and his role in the Battle of Wounded Knee. These are just some of the facts readers learn about this fascinating figure, whose life is detailed through biographical text, primary sources, and historical photographs. Readers learn the important place Black Elk occupies in Native American history and United States history. The social studies-focused text helps readers understand how Black Elk helped shape the history of the Sioux people in the 19th century and beyond. A timeline and sidebars offer opportunities for additional learning.
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