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Native American Stories About Responsibility
Here is our collection of Native American legends and traditional stories about responsibility.
Legends About Responsibility
The Ants and the Katydids:
Biloxi legend about two insects learning a harsh lesson about responsibility.
Recommended Books of Related Native American Legends
Mwakwa Talks to the Loon:
Wonderful picture book illustrating a Cree legend about Loon teaching the people to hunt and fish responsibly.
Charming picture book by a Chickasaw storyteller about a young rattlesnake learning responsibility.
Rabbit and the Well:
Children's book based on a Cherokee legend about the irresponsible trickster Rabbit trying to steal water instead of working to build a well.
The Growing Rock: A Native American Tale:
Picture book based on a Miwok legend about a magical rock that teaches responsibility.
Mouse Woman and the Mischief Makers Mouse Woman and the Muddleheads Mouse Woman and the Vanished Princesses :
Lively retellings of three Haida legends about a mouse goddess who teaches the people proper behavior and responsibility.
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