We invite you to explore PBS LearningMedia™! or here.
After 2 resource views, you will be prompted to create an account.

The Cherokee Alphabet

Grades: 5-12
Login with your PBS account

Learn about the story of Sequoyah, a Cherokee man who developed an alphabet for the Cherokee language in 1821, in this video segment adapted ...

See More

Accessibility: Auditory, Visual

Permitted use: Stream Only

© 2011, 2009 WGBH Educational Foundation. All Rights Reserved.

Source: AMERICAN EXPERIENCE: "We Shall Remain: Trail of Tears"

This media asset was adapted from AMERICAN EXPERIENCE: "We Shall Remain: Trail of Tears".


Adapted from AMERICAN EXPERIENCE: "We Shall Remain: Trail of Tears". Third party materials courtesy of American Antiquarian Society, © Burstein Collection/CORBIS, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution (manuscript # MS 2236), Oklahoma Historical Society, Research Division; and Woolaroc Museum/Bartlesville, Oklahoma.

Project Credits

Contributor: WGBH Educational Foundation-grayscale

Funder: Walmart Foundation-grayscale

Early funding for Inspiring Middle School Literacy was provided by the Leon Lowenstein Foundation.

Producer: WGBH Educational Foundation-grayscale