Art · Teaching

Native American Buffalo Hide Art Project

With only two days of school this week because of Thanksgiving break, my regular lesson plans with our curriculum were not an option. I planned on filling language arts time with writing lessons and reading groups, but as the day went on, I realized that my students needed a fun activity to break up the…… Continue reading Native American Buffalo Hide Art Project


Totem Poles

Each week in my classroom, I plan an activity that goes along with our story within the Journeys English program. We recently read a Native American legend and I was scrambling to find an activity that aligned with the short story. When I was student teaching in fifth grade, we had made totem poles for…… Continue reading Totem Poles