Thursday, November 15, 2012

Friday, November 9, 2012

Totem Pole and Tipi in the Classroom

Students also made their own smaller version of the Totem Pole. They had their own pictures to use to recreate the story of Raven a Trickster Tale by Gerald McDermott.

Native American Writing and Coloring Pages I have some writing, coloring, and math pages on Teacher Pay Teacher. My students have especially liked coloring a Native American boy and girl from each region we studied and then writing something they learned,

More ideas for Native American Unit

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

The Study of Native Americans in Kindergarten

I have been studying Native Americans with young students for many many years. Each year I try to do a little research so I can learn more about Native Americans and about how to teach appropriate lessons to kindergarteners. I have a TON of stuff. I thought I could make a great packet to share but I need a lot of time that I don't have to prepare the materials so another teacher could make sense and use it. But I can share some ideas for teachers to adapt for themselves SO: