UNAVAILABLE Keepers of the Animals: Native Stories and Environmental Activities for Children - Teacher's Guide is an additional resource for educators that explains the importance of Native stories and storytelling. The Guide accompanies Keepers of the Animals and discusses how stories are told and what they mean in specific Native cultures. Brief background information is provided for each major culture area including Eastern Woodland, Southeast, Plains, Southwest, Great Basin and Plateau, West Coast, Pacific Northwest, Subarctic and Arctic. The Guide stresses an integrative approach to teaching about Native Peoples and the environment. An extensive bibliography is provided. This is a valuable teacher resource for anyone teaching about Native stories, legends, and the environment.