by Randy Gillett, Napakiak

This is a journey to a village somewhere in the great north of Alaska. The students will get a chance to learn how the native Eskimo's deal with the problems that life can hand out. The story, "Kumak's House", deals with a man who is unhappy with the size of his house. He visits an elder to get advice on what to do. She gives him advice over and over, but ..... well you will see.

Teacher Introduction