There are many options for hands-on activities for studying the First Nations peoples of Canada before the Europeans arrived, but I decided to focus on the people who live on the West Coast – the Tlingit and Haida. The natives here are famous for their artwork and creativity of their totem poles – huge tree trunks carved into many animals and faces representing various spirits. Make First Nations Inspired Art

Hands-On Canadian History: First Nations Inspired Art

There are many options for hands-on activities for studying the First Nations peoples of Canada before the Europeans arrived, but I decided to focus on the people who live on the West Coast – the Tlingit and Haida. The natives here are famous for their ar

Webster's Dictionary defines a totem as: "A natural object, usually an animal that serves as a distinctive, often venerated emblem or symbol, usually a means of personal or spiritual identity."

Webster's Dictionary defines a totem as: "A natural object, usually an animal that serves as a distinctive, often venerated emblem or symbol, usually a means of personal or spiritual identity.

Sleeping Raven by Yukie Adams 5" x 6 1/2" Print in a signed 10" x 12" white Double Mat 11"W x 15"H print in a Signed 16" X 20" Double Blac...

By Artist Yukie Adams x 6 Print in a signed x white Double Mat x print in a Signed X Double Blac.

This simple art lesson uses Leah Dorian's book The Giving Tree: A Retelling of a Mtis Traditional Story and can easily connect to your Social Studies teachings about the Mtis people of Canada. Students create a painting based on the style and theme of the book.

This simple art lesson uses Leah Dorian's book The Giving Tree: A Retelling of a Mtis Traditional Story and can easily connect to your Social Studies teachings about the Mtis people of Canada. Students create a painting based on the style and theme of the book.

This set of FIVE art projects incorporates painting, oil pastels, print making and carving to study five different Aboriginal artists of Canada through creating a piece of art inspired by each of these amazing artists: George Littlechild (Cree), Bill Reid (Haida), Dana Standinghorn (Cree), Jason Carter (Cree) and Leah Dorian (Mtis).Each lesson comes with directions and examples of finished projects which your students can use to help inspire your artistic flare.

Indigenous Artists of Canada Inspired Art Projects

This set of FIVE art projects incorporates painting, oil pastels, print making and carving to study five different Aboriginal artists of Canada through creating a piece of art inspired by each of these amazing artists: George Littlechild (Cree), Bill Reid (Haida), Dana Standinghorn (Cree), Jason Carter (Cree) and Leah Dorian (Mtis).Each lesson comes with directions and examples of finished projects which your students can use to help inspire your artistic flare.

Totem pole printables

Mar 25 How to Draw a Totem Pole

totem pole printables printable coloring pages, sheets for kids. Get the latest free totem pole printables images, favorite coloring pages to print online.

$ The Metis are one of the three Aboriginal groups in Canada: First Nations, Metis, and Inuit. This 88 page unit is all about Metis history, culture, arts, and traditions. This 88 page unit is written by a Metis teacher.

Metis: Culture and Traditions

$ The Metis are one of the three Aboriginal groups in Canada: First Nations, Metis, and Inuit. This 88 page unit is all about Metis history, culture, arts, and traditions. This 88 page unit is written by a Metis teacher.

ARCHIVED - Métis-inspired Sash Bracelet - Activities - The Kids' Site of Canadian Settlement - Library and Archives Canada

ARCHIVED - Métis-inspired Sash Bracelet - Activities - The Kids' Site of Canadian Settlement - Library and Archives Canada

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