Thomas Elementary Art: 4th Grade Totem Poles....what an awesome project for your students as you study native Americans :)

This is an awesome totem pole project for Native American unit. I would use this project only AFTER teaching my students about the significance and meaning of totem poles in Native American cultures.

June 23, 1997: Diana, Princess of Wales at Christie's auction house in New York. Diana's dresses will be sold at Christie's on Wednesday, and proceeds from the sale will go to AIDS and cancer charities, including Britain's AIDS Crisis Trust, the Royal Marsden hospital for cancer patients in London, and several American groups.

❇Téa Tosh❇ Diana arrives at a party wearing a Catherine Walker dress.

Chief Powhatan Statue, Williamsburg, Virginia / The Williamsburg area is steeped in history.  An important part of that history is the Native American groups who inhabited the area when the English settlers arrived in 1607. The story of Pocahontas saving Captain John Smith is well-known.  Her father, Wahunsonacock, better know at Powhatan, was the chief of the Powhatan Indians. According to the story, Smith was captured and about to be put to death when Pocahontas intervened.

Chief Powhatan, Pocahontas, Captain John Smith in Colonial Williamsburg.

Brown Berets are a racially Mexican American group that emerged during the Chicano Movement. The Brown Berets focus on community organizing against police brutality and advocate for educational equality.

chapter of the Fresno Brown Berets - Autonomous Chapter, circa Catarino “Gato” Hurtado, who passed away on February 1977 was the founder of both the Fresno Brown Berets & La Raza Unida Party

Native American wall for Social Studies.  Each child made a clay doll, made a hand-woven basket, and several books and maps showcasing the various Native American groups of the regions of California.

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Native American Indians Reading Passages & Questions for GSE

Our newest product, Native Americans bundle, addresses GA Fourth Grade Social Studies and Reading Standards!