Native American culture is alive and thriving in the hearts and minds of our Native elders, youth, and communities. Here is a small collection of Lakota words and phrases to use in your everyday life.
These free lesson plans were provided in consultation with Billy & Pat Mills by members of the Billy Mills Native Studies Project, a group of Native leaders and Kansas educators wishing to celebrate the heritage of Native Americans and emphasize the importance of civic action in our communities.
According to First Nations, for more than 200 years, Native literatures have been shaped and influenced by individuals from outside our tribal communities. First Nations firmly believes that it is time for citizens of sovereign tribal nations to define and articulate their own literary traditions, and shares suggested reading recommendations on their site.