Corn is Maize: The Gift of the Indians by Aliki is a non-fiction account of how corn was grown and nourished by the Native Americans. It provides detailed information about the anatomy of corn and how it is used today. The following activities offer a follow-up to a shared reading of the book.

Corn is Maize Comprehension Worksheets

Giant Ear of Corn Craft

Corn Anatomy Label the Parts

Corn Anatomy Completed Diagram