Gillingham Charter School on Instagram: “Fifth and Sixth graders explored many different types of watercolor techniques to make these polar landscapes. #brrrr #mrsmillersartstudio…”
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4th Grade Totem Poles
4th graders just finished a lesson about totem poles. Students learned about the significance of totem poles and that they were...
Norval Morrisseau X-Ray Painting Lesson Plan: Multicultural Art and Craft Lessons for Kids: KinderArt
Students will learn about artist Norval Morrisseau as they create an x-ray painting in the Eastern Woodland Style.
The First Strawberries: A Cherokee Story - Lexile® Find a Book | MetaMetrics Inc.
From an award-winning Native American storyteller comes the captivating retelling of a Cherokee legend which explains how strawberries came to be. Full color.
Totem Poles of the Pacific Northwest
I have done the totem poles several different ways. One is a bit more complicated than the other, because there is more surface area to de...
Students first drew a silhouette of the animal, and cut it out of black paper. Then each student came up with his or her own dot design inside the animal, as well as depicting two "x-ray drawings":which show a bone or organ inside the animal. They finished off their designs with concentric circles, which is a common theme in many Aborigine artworks. Students used swabbed sticks instead of paintbrushes to paint the dots.
Sharing stories - A Boy Among Polar Bears - BBC
From the wonderful BBC documentary, A Boy Among Polar Bears, this video clip shares Inuit ancient traditions. These include soapstone carving, handed down ge...