Hands-On Canadian History: First Nations Inspired Art
The First Nations of Canada have history that includes rich and vibrant traditions, culture, stories, and artwork. Be inspired for your own art project.
Painting in the style of Ted Harrison
There is a lot of Ted Harrison love at the school these days. Both Grades 2 and 3 are completing art projects based on his work. Ted Harrison is a well known Canadian artist famous for his use of line and color in his landscape paintings around his beloved Yukon home. This is an easy art project based on his work. MATERIALS REQUIRED: - watercolor paper or heavy weight sketch paper - watercolor, tempera, or acrylic paints - black paper - glue - scissors - reference photos (there are lots of…
We painted vertical lines in a rainbow with watercolor. We cut horizontal lines with our scissors and glued them to a black background. This was a little tricky for my students. I would have the students cut one line and then glue it on before cutting the next line. Reiterate that they need to be matching the pieces like a puzzle and make sure that the colors match up before gluing them to the black piece. Click HERE to go to The Clever Feather to see this great idea.
Indigenous Peoples of Canada | Reading Passages | Canada's Indigenous People
Native People of Canada: Informational Text, Mapping, Key Vocabulary, Graphic Organizers, and a Mini Informational Flip Book Project!
FREE Art History Guided Lesson and Art Project - Whimsy Workshop
This free sample pack from the bundle of easy step-by-step guided art lessons:Art History For Elementary 1 - With Teacher ScriptsThis lesson explores the artist Ted Harrison's use of warm and cool colors as he paints in the arctic of Canada. The simple art project will create a stunning bulletin boa...
Canadian Booklet - Social Studies, History, Science
Complete overview of Canada. Includes information on Canadian history, aboriginals (Inuit and First Nations peoples), ecozones, native animals, provinces and territories, and Canadian culture. Also has a list of vocabulary words. %0A%0A---EDIT: Uploaded a newer version with spelling errors corrected.
Lots of Ideas for a Salmon Unit » GRADE ONEDERFUL
Learning About Salmon in Grade 1. I have lots of ideas to share: books, video, life cycle wheel, salmon stream mural and sunset salmon art.
PInternet ideas for Canada
So I LOVE Pinterest, and I've been looking for inspiration to include as ideas in my All about Canada unit. Here are a few I found tonight w...
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button blankets - an Indigenous tradition from the NorthWest Coast
Pacific North West button blanket project for pre-school, kindergarten or primary aged children.