Kaya is a daring, adventurous nez perce girl living in 1764. Find american girl crafts, historical fiction, personal growth and more. There are several other american girl books featuring kaya, which are listed here. American girl kaya study homeschooling at bellaonline. See all 3 formats and editions hide other formats and editions. The american girls collection welcomes a new character. Kaya pronounced kyyah was the eighth historical character released by the american girl doll franchise and she represents early native american culture. It was included with the kaya doll when purchased until the release of beforever and could be purchased separately. Discover kaya, an adventurous nez perce girl living in the northwest in 1764. Viewing 7 posts 1 through 7 of 7 total author posts june 30, 2012 at 9. But when boasting leads to a daring bareback race, kaya pushes steps high too hard.
The american girl series, by various authors, is a collection of novels set within toy lines. Kaya the american girl for the last 9 weeks cyan has been studying the books about kaya with a class at our coop. American girl, easy chapter books, history, reading this topic has 6 replies, 5 voices, and was last updated 7 years, 10 months ago by morgrace. Kaya 3book boxed set american girl paperback august 28, 2014. Kaya boxed set and audible audio version welcome to kaya s world, 1764.
Kaya 18inch doll comes in an authentic 1764style nez perce outfit. It has 10 girls that enjoy a book discussion, a period craft, and the opportunity to try foods from the time period. Nov 15, 2011 1764 kaya an american girl lap book resources. The journey begins american girls collection series. Top 10 most expensive and valuable american girl dolls. American girl kaya dolls what collection does american girl kaya belong to. Janet shaw janet shaw is the author of the kaya and kirsten books in the american girls collection. The native american doll was the eighth character to be added to the collection. Kaya is a young girl in the nez perce tribe in 1764. The american girl book units include a weekly schedule, required and additional suggested readings, links and ideas for related crafts, field trips ideas, meals related to the time period, and more fun ideas. Later this year ill have lesson plans posted that you can use with portraits of an american girlhood. Sep 19, 2012 later this year ill have lesson plans posted that you can use with portraits of an american girlhood. Kaya boxed set and audible audio version welcome to kayas world, 1764.
Kaya i am excited to launch a 10 weeklong series of american girl history units written by guest writer, susan mathis. Step into kaya s world of daring adventure and deeply held traditions as you enjoy this six book collection. She has read 7 chapter books and the book welcome to kayas world above from cover to cover and. Jan 03, 20 last fall, i shared with you our plans for learning american history with my 6 year old american girl doll fan and her friend. American girl audiobooks listen to the full series. More information about how we used the book each week i read a chapter to my 6 year old daughter. Meet kaya, kayas escape, kayas hero, kaya and lone dog, kaya shows the way and changes for kaya. Curly is going to make a lapbook for each american girl to share when their book is discussed. American girl doll kaya captures authentically native culture. Kaya is very proud of her pony, steps high, the prettiest and fastest horse in the tribe. Full craft supply list is included so you can buy supplies in.
Meet kaya, written by janet shaw as a part of the american girl dolls series tells the story of kaya. Billed as the first american girl, kayas story takes place in 1764, before europeanamericans mad. Kaya was the eighth historical character of the american girls, representing early native america. An american girl is the first book in the kaya series. Month long unit study that follows the american girl book welcome to kayas world 1764. Oct 28, 2011 kaya is a young girl from the nimiipuu or nez perce tribe living in the precontact northwest. This section is rich with culture, traditions, and history. To learn more about kaya and other american girl characters, visit americangirl.
Includes the paperback book the journey begins, the first book of kayas stories, abridged and richly illustrated in full color. Last fall, i shared with you our plans for learning american history with my 6 year old american girl doll fan and her friend. She was originally released in 2002 and is part of the beforever collection. Kaya is excited to meet up with the rest of the nez perce tribe at the riverbank. This is a list of all of kayas books that have been released. It gives ideas to make the unit more inclusive with writing, geography, history, art, character study and more. Dont go running for the attic yet, were going to take a look at the top 10 most expensive and valuable american girl dolls out there. Smoke on the wind volume 2 the roar of the falls the ghost wind stallion the silent stranger.
Kaya s pride keeps getting her in trouble, however, especially when sh. Kaya book series by multiple authors includes books meet kaya, kaya s escape. Set in the pacific northwest, 1764, the series follows kaya short for kaya atonmy, a daring and adventurous nimiipuu nez perce. Play games, take quizzes, send ecards, read book excerpts, and find more when you play at american girl. An american girl american girl collection janet beeler shaw, bill farnsworth. Month long unit study that follows the american girl book welcome to kaya s world 1764. Book 1 of 6 in the american girls collection kaya, 1764 series. She has published two books of poetry a collection of. The 18 kaya doll has a soft cotton body, and her movable head and limbs are made of smooth vinyl. This is a list of all of kaya s books that have been released. Italicised short stories were published in kayas short story collection and never got a singlevolume book.
This is for one book of your choice american girl beforever books samantha, molly, kaya, caroline, american girls collection book all are preowned some maybe in a excellent condition but some may show signs of use small marks, names, but doesnt affect the books still in good readable condition. The book doesnt cover marie grace, cecile or kaya since those books were published after the poaag came out. American girl kaya is an american indian girl growing up in the northwest us in 1764. Early native american history unit with american girl kaya. Since its inception, american girl has published books based on the dolls, with novels and other media to tie in with their dolls. Discover free games for american girl s beforever characters, and learn what it was like growing up in the past. Kaya is the newest american girl to be added to the collection. Billed as the first american girl, kaya s story takes place in 1764, before europeanamericans mad. Kayas paper dolls free kaya mini books from homeschool share front cover.
Set in 1764, each story reveals more of this adventurous nez perce girl who wants to become a leader. American girl lapbook templates created by jamin, ami, wende, and dottie download files by clicking on images. As her family will no longer be traveling for a few weeks, she will. You can click over to that post to see our list of resources. All six beloved kaya stories are bound in one keepsake volume. Kaya is brave and outgoing, but careless and thoughtless, and wants to be a leader of her people. Kaya was released in 2002 and is part of the beforever collection. Includes the paperback book the journey begins, the first book of kayas stories. Kaya vows to be a girl her horse and her people can trust. Set in the pacific northwest, 1764, the series follows kaya short for kayaatonmy, a daring and adventurous nimiipuu nez perce. Kaya pronounced kyyah is a native american girl of the nimiipuu, or nez perce tribe.
She is the first native american doll in the series. Each day includes what pages to read and activities, the activities range from videos, websites, crafts, recipes from the era, or other activities. As you study her life, consider that she would still be surprised at the sight of a european person in her part of the world. American girl doll kaya captures authentically native. Growing up in a native american homeland kaya mini doll kayas paper dolls free kaya mini books from homeschool share front cover for the cover the girls each choose an image from the american girl websites wallpaper selections, c. A kaya mystery american girl beforever mysteries by janet shaw feb 28, 2015. The american girl series, by various authors, is a collection of novels set within toy lines fictional universe. But when shes picked to lead her team in a robot challenge, instead of rocketing them to success she steers them straight into trouble. Step into kayas world of daring adventure and deeply held traditions as you enjoy this sixbook collection. An american girl, kaya s escape a survival story, kaya s hero. An american girl, kayas escape a survival story, kayas hero. Kaya is unique among american girl dolls because she is native american. She puts herself and the horse in danger and earns a terrible nickname for being untrustworthy.
An american girl 1764, the first book in the kaya series. Learning history with american girl kaya creekside learning. Kaya knows in her heart that her beautiful appaloosa mare, steps high, is the fastest horse in the herd. She is rightly termed the first american girl, and she made her appearance in 2002. The story embeds aspects of the nez perce customs and language, giving authenticity to kaya s character that help the reader have a better understanding of her native american culture in 1764. Meet kaya an american girl by bill farnsworth, janet shaw, illustrated by susan mcaliley. The books follow various american girls throughout both historical eras and contemporary settings. Get to know 2018s american girl of the year in this first book in her series. The story embeds aspects of the nez perce customs and language, giving authenticity to. Growing up in a native american homeland details the life and traditions of kayas family and the nez perce indians with lots of pictures showing their homes, how they prepared their food. The american girl kaya belongs to the historical character collection. In the section titled looking back 1764, a peek into the past readers will learn fascinating facts about the nez perce indians and their lives. She represents early native american women around the late 1750s. Kaya curly belongs to an american girl book club through our homeschool support group.
Kaya is a young girl of the nez perce tribe in this 6 book series from the american girl collection. Kaya series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. A kaya mystery american girl beforever by emma carlson berne and juliana kolesova mar 1, 2016. Kaya book series by multiple authors includes books meet kaya, kayas escape.
Felicity, 1774 caroline, 1812 josefina, 1824 mariegrace and cecile, 1853 kirsten, 1854 addy, 1864 samantha, 1904 rebecca, 1914 kit, 1934 nanea, 1941 molly, 1944 maryellen, 1954 more. To learn more about kaya and other american girl characters, visit. Discover free games for american girls beforever characters, and learn what it was like growing up in the past. It is an already put together unit study that follow the american girl books. We began with the first book in the historical series, kaya. Play racing games, send ecards, and find more when you play at american girl.
I am a fan of using copywork and dictation for our grammar work and certainly the six book series that comes with each girl is a great source. Each friday, please join us for an indepth look at one of the girls and her moment in american history. Her stories are set prior to permanent settlement of the area by white europeanamericans. Includes the paperback book the journey begins, the first book of kaya s stories, abridged and richly illustrated in full color.370 303 219 159 782 944 34 510 1206 670 548 1413 24 238 1347 1164 323 891 565 1331 1366 1316 904 1367 1407 480 808 1467 1277 702 1372 797 988 220 58 1487 1018 909 230