In this photo taken Monday, Oct. 25, 2010, teacher Helena McCoy works at her computer grading the work of a student who is home sick, during a class at the Cherokee Nation Immersion School in ... more 
In this photo taken Monday, Oct. 25, 2010, teacher Helena McCoy works at her computer grading the work of a student who is home sick, during a class at the Cherokee Nation Immersion School in Tahlequah, Okla. Cherokee children are asking for iPods and iPhones for Christmas this year, and their parents are having a much tougher time saying no than one might expect. Nearly two centuries after a Cherokee silversmith named Sequoyah developed a system of symbols for each syllable spoken by the Cherokee, the tribe's written language has become available on iPhone and iPods. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Sue Ogrocki
Sat, Dec 25, 2010 6:18 AM EST