Native American Heritage Month
California Desert Indians Shoebox Diorama Materials-Watercolor and crayon (background), sand paper (ground), brown paper bags and cardboard (shelter), tree branches and pine needle, pebbles, tissue paper (stream), peanuts (little bowls), brown rice, nutmeg and cloves (acorns, ground Manzanita), and Toob Indian Figures from Michaels,
Do you want to have some fun with your students, work on fluency and perform? This play is a combination of three different reader's theaters (Native American, Pilgrims, and turkeys). There are three different performances that can be completed individually or as a collective group, which is how I do it! There are songs for all three groups, costume suggestions and directions. This is kid tested and approved.There are 26 total parts that are multi-level.
Wampum Bracelets: Multiplication Arrays and MoneyThe Native American Wampanoag tribe of the first Thanksgiving created bracelets, belts, earrings and necklaces using wampum beads that they constructed out of shells.Wampum Shell Beads2 colors: white beads from whelk shell purple beads made from quahog (hard-shelled clam)Wampum beads were traded by the Wampanoag tribe.