Grandma's Tipi: A Present-Day Lakota Story (Compact Disc)

Grandma's Tipi: A Present-Day Lakota Story By S. D. Nelson, S. D. Nelson (Contribution by), Jashaun St John (Read by) Cover Image
By S. D. Nelson, S. D. Nelson (Contribution by), Jashaun St John (Read by)
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Description


Now that Clara is almost in third grade, she's finally old enough to spend her first summer away from home visiting her grandma, Unci, and her cousin at their home in Standing Rock Reservation. To welcome her visit, Uncle Louie brings an extra-special surprise in his pickup truck: the tipi that's been passed down through their family for generations. The girls learn how to stack the poles and wrap the canvas covering around them, how to paint spirit pictures on its walls, and how the circle of the tipi tells its own story, reminding us to how to live in the great Circle of Life. Over long days spent playing outside, doing beadwork together, telling stories, singing songs, and sleeping under the stars, the tipi brings the family closer together. As summer draws to an end, goodbye comes all too soon, but Clara will always cling to the memories of summer days and starry nights...and Grandma's tipi.


Product Details
ISBN: 9798212986144
Publisher: Dreamscape Media
Publication Date: May 9th, 2023
Language: English