The other week I bought a bag of Caribbean beach pebbles from Home Depot, and we have been having so much fun painting them!  Janie had a blast covering her rocks with every possible color of paint, while Gresham painted little lighthouses on his. (I should take a picture of the lighthouse ones!)  Gresham suggested …

Owl Painted Rocks

The other week I bought a bag of Caribbean beach pebbles from Home Depot, and we have been having so much fun painting them! Janie had a blast covering her rocks with every possible color of paint, while Gresham painted little lighthouses on his. (I shou

Lesson on Totem Poles (History/Geography and Art Integrated Lessons).

This is an awesome totem pole project for Native American unit. I would use this project only AFTER teaching my students about the significance and meaning of totem poles in Native American cultures.

Drip, Drip, Splatter Splash: Totem Poles of the Pacific Northwest

collaborative (nw style) totem poles, with book integration Drip, Drip, Splatter Splash

Build stone men. It's a fun relaxing activity for you and the kids. It doesn't cost anything and doesn't take much time. These stone men are known as Inuksuk in Canada.

Build Stone Men

Build these stone men as a fun relaxing activity. Also a great activity for the kids. Also known as an Inuksuk. Larger ones are a creative DIY idea for your landscaping.

Tlingit Art Project for Kids

Tlingit Art Project -

Lapbook for Joy Hakims book series A History of US Book 1 The First Americans Ch. 7 Native American Crafts: Tlingit and Haida Art. Paper Piecing art project for kids

Celebrate Summer by creating a sun shaped sun catcher - perfect for Summer Solstice

Celebrate Summer - Sun shaped Sun Catcher Kids Craft

Celebrate Summer with this kids craft making a sun shaped sun catcher perfect for summer solstice or summer crafting.

We've been learning about the art of totem poles carved by the people of  The Haida Nation. The Haida are an indigenous nation of the Pacific  Northwest Coast and their main home is Haida Gwaii, an archipelago off the  coast of British Columbia. Totem poles from this region were usually made  from western red cedar trees. The symbolism of traditional totemic art  varies but typically portray stories of family legends and notable events.  Here's a quick lesson on how to design your own totem…

Mar 25 How to Draw a Totem Pole

We've been learning about the art of totem poles carved by the people of The…

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