Everything you need to understand or teach The Education of Little Tree by Asa Earl Carter.
After his parents die, a young boy called Little Tree is raised by his Cherokee grandparents in the mountains of Eastern Tennessee during the 1930s. The novel follows Little Tree's daily life as he helps his grandparents learn to stand up for their rights, and in the process he learns a great deal about standing up for his own. As the novel progresses, Little Tree describes the simple life lessons he learns by living in touch with Nature.
The Education of Little Tree Lesson Plans contain 208 pages of teaching material, including: