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NATIVE AMERICAN SHIELD

Although the Native American war shield and the medicine shield looked similar, they had distinctively different uses. The war shield was thicker and heavier and was used to deflect arrows or spears. The medicine shield was also taken along in … Continue reading

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“LOVE YOU TO PIECES” FRAME

Now is the time to start thinking about a gift for  Mother’s Day.  Just about everyone has picture puzzles with missing pieces.  Here is a cute project that uses up some of the remaining pieces.  Cut a hole in the center … Continue reading

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BUNNY WALL DECORATION

“Hoppy Easter,” reads this sign as a worn out bunny rests in a basket of eggs.  The basket is made from a paper plate, folded in half.  Patterns for the bunny head, feet, sign, flowers and eggs make this an … Continue reading

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B’WITCHED

Halloween wouldn’t be the same without sighting a witch or two.  Hang these around the classroom or house and you’ll be “witched.”  A variety of jewel colored (napkin or tissue paper) skirts would be appealing.  A paper plate, napkin, and a … Continue reading

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