By Danielle Daniel
Twelve young speakers explain why they sometimes identify with creatures (fox, deer, moose, butterfly and others). Danielle Daniel, a Metis writer and artist from Northern Ontario, uses poetry and stunning portraits of masks to introduce the Anishinaabe tradition of totem animals and the unique contribution each makes to the clan.
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Lesson plan included with book. Click here for electronic version: WITS Lesson Plan (PDF)