The Cherokees

The Cherokees

The Cherokees

The Cherokees

The Cherokees

The Cherokees

The Cherokees

Realistic (fiction), 2,643 words, Level Z (Grade 5), Lexile 740L

Debbie is on vacation with her parents in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, USA. Although the mountains and valleys are a beautiful sight, Debbie is a bit bored--until she finds an ancient arrowhead in the dirt and meets Anna High Cloud, a young Cherokee park ranger. Anna takes Debbie back in time as she weaves the fascinating story of her people for Debbie.