Monthly Archives: August 2012

TOTEM POLES

Some interesting facts about totem poles: Indian tribes of the Pacific Northeast Coast—Washington state in the USA, British Columbia in Canada, and some tribes in Alaska shared in an ancient tradition of totem poles.   Totem poles may depict legends, historic … Continue reading

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NATIVE AMERICAN DRUM

The 3rd Grade class at HT study the history of our American Indians, so I’ve been working on a couple of new projects for that class.  I think the students, especially the boys, will really enjoy making an Indian drum.  … Continue reading

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LADY-BUG BUDS

This project is so much fun.  We’re making lady-bug buds on a bush.  That’s kind of a tongue twister, but you get the idea.  Although I used a variety of colors for the lady bugs in my sample, I think … Continue reading

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INDIAN PAPOOSE

Using a brown grocery bag and making “leather” for this project is the first step when making this American Indian papoose.  The third graders in our school study the American Indians, so I thought this would be a fun project … Continue reading

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