The Greedy Porcupine: A Shoshone Tale

Additional Resources

Northwest Band of the Shoshone Nation: Official Website 

PBS: Circle of Stories - Circle of Stories uses documentary film, photography, artwork and music to honor and explore Native American storytelling.

University of Utah Digital Library: NWB Shoshone Nation - The Utah American Indian Digital Archive (UAIDA) is a gateway to the best resources regarding Utah's Indian tribes. With articles, books, government documents, tribal documents, oral histories, photographs, and maps pertaining to all 6 Utah tribes, this unique archive captures the complicated history of the tribes from multiple perspectives. 

Utah American Indian Digital Archive - The Utah American Indian Digital Archive (UAIDA) is a gateway to the best resources regarding Utah's Indian tribes. With articles, books, government documents, tribal documents, oral histories, photographs, and maps pertaining to all 6 Utah tribes, this unique archive captures the complicated history of the tribes from multiple perspectives. 

Smithsonian: Native Knowledge 360 - (NK360°) provides educators and students with new perspectives on Native American history and cultures. Most Americans have only been exposed to part of the story, as told from a single perspective through the lenses of popular media and textbooks. NK360° provides educational materials, virtual student programs, and teacher training that incorporate Native narratives, more comprehensive histories, and accurate information to enlighten and inform teaching and learning about Native America. NK360° challenges common assumptions about Native peoples and offers a view that includes not only the past but also the vibrancy of Native peoples and cultures today.

Native American Teaching Artist Roster - The Arts Education Program of the Utah Division of Arts & Museums (UDAM) maintains a teaching artist roster as a resource for grantees, schools and communities. Artists are accepted through a two panel process for artistic and educational merit. In 1996, the UDAM folk and traditional arts panel and the arts education panel ruled that folk and traditional artists may be recommended and approved as standard bearers in their art form by each respective and specific cultural community.

BYU ARTS Parentership: Lesson Plans - Founded as an initiative in the BYU-Public School Partnership, the BYU ARTS Partnership works to increase the quality and quantity of arts education in Utah elementary schools. BYU faculty, district administrators, and teachers collaborate to provide professional development programs and create materials and resources for teachers.