Ideal for Native American Heritage month in November or to supplement history lessons throughout the year, the wonderful nonfiction books on this list explore Native American tribes and their history, customs, and culture.

The books can be used individually for in-depth lessons on particular tribes, such as the Sioux or the Apache, or as a unit for larger discussions around the diversity of Native American culture. Topics include daily life, relationships with settlers, tribe traditions, crops and farming, how the tribes live today, and more. 

Shop the best nonficiton books to teach about Native American nations below! You can find all books and activities at The Teacher Store.