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The Legend of Minnesota

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     Author Kathy-jo Wargin

     Illustrtated by David Geister 

     Publisher- Sleeping Bear Press, July 2006

     ISBN 1-58536-262-X

     40 pages

     Age Range 8-10


          In The Legend of Minnesota we learn how the enduring friendship between an Ojibwe girl and a Dakotah boy brings healing to a tribe, and how the beautiful land of Minnesota got its name.  Minnesota as it is called today, is known as Mahnusatia to the Ojibwe, meaning all land west of Lake Superior.




 The Legend of Minnesota_Resources


Essential Question 

The Legend of Minnesota_Essential Question


Lesson Plan Information 

The Legend of Minnesota_Lesson Plan 

The Legend of Minnesota_Top Ten 

The Legend of Minnesota_Primary Sources

The Legend of Minnesota_Cooperative Learning 

The Legend of Minnesota_Citizen Action

The Legend of Minnesota_Learn More About

The Legend of Minnesota_ Video


Vocabulary Materials 

The Legend of Minnesota_Vocab Materials


Relevant Sites 

The Legend of Minnesota_Relevant Sites 


NCSS Ten Themes

NCSS Ten Themes 


Social Studies Standards 

Social Studies Standards






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