The lesson plan for Grades 1-8 includes a PowerPoint with examples of Navajo Rugs and a brief history of Navajo weaving. The lesson is based on National Core Art Standards essential for all grade levels. It also includes math standards for each grade level and a reference to Navajo math skills used
This 24-page Powerpoint presentation introduces the tradition of Navajo Weaving; from the raising of the Navajo sheep and goats to the shearing, spinning, dying, and weaving of the rugs. It includes a map of the Navajo Nation, as well as a map that show what traditional designs come from what parts
In this lesson students will learn about Navajo blankets/rugs and create a design of their own. Several examples of real rugs are included with a brief history of this art form. Lessons are step by step and designed for success regardless of the student's level. This drawing is designed to take one
Symmetrical Navajo Rug Computer Graphics Lesson
Symmetrical Navajo Rug Computer Graphics Lesson is a fun and engaging way to learn the graphics portion of MS Word. In this lesson students create a Navajo rug. This lessons actually introduces computer graphics in not only the art class, but is ada
Students will be reviewing the basics of symmetry, identifying examples of symmetry in the world around them, as well as creating their own Navajo rug to show off as an example the different shapes and symmetrical design aspects.
This engaging supplemental unit is meant to accompany the HMH Journeys 2nd Grade, Unit 5, Lesson 23.
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I have created a PPT that I use in my classroom to teach my students about The Navajo. As we go through each slide, we have discussions, ask questions, and students take notes. At the end of the PPT, there is one activity that they can complete where students will create their own symmetric rug.In a
NEW worksheet set! 7 pages (single side) of activities! This is a digital PDF download; no physical product will be delivered.Created with custom Navajo clipart! These worksheets reflect the environment of the Navajo reservation. Perfect for the Navajo student to practice colors and counting!Packet
This History Pocket presents information & activities about the Navajo tribe from the Southwest. The unit includes a fact sheet & booklet, a Navajo necklace and rug, new vocabulary words in the picture dictionary, & cover sheet. (Find other units by searching "Native Americans").
The Goat in the Rug is a 19 slide Power Point thematic unit plan with an emphasis on economics designed to save you time and copying costs. The many graphics help bring Navajo life, the process from goat to rug and economic concepts into the classroom.
It contains projects, maps and interdiscipli
This ready-to-use unit is designed for use with 3-6 grade art students. The unit consists of a cover page, complete with student samples and content standards. The cover page is followed by three pages of the student handout. The student handout includes an introductory page with a website video lin
Students love to find out when math gets used in everyday real life, especially in reference to ancient and historical cultures. There are a lot of creative uses outside the traditional math curriculum that students love to research! This project allows students to delve deep into any ancient math u
This is a collection of 22 different Native American inspired geometric washi tape clipart in red, turquoise blue, and brown by Melissa Held Designs. You can use this clipart for scrapbooks, home made greeting cards and gifts, or any other paper or digital design project. Sizes range from one inch
The assignment contains 31 questions about the history and culture of the Southwest Native Americans (Pueblo, Navajo, and Apache). Students will use a kid-friendly website to answer the questions. I have included an answer key. Please message me if you have any questions. *The document can be upload
I have created additional questions that go along with Reading Street Grade 5, A Summer's Trade. I give these multiple choice questions to my kids when they finish their first or second read and grade it. 12 questions.
10. Read the following excerpt: “Tony’s grandmother wove rugs
The bundle contains 8 webquest lessons. Students will learn about the culture, customs, clothing, housing, government, and agriculture of Native American tribes in North America. The lessons do not require the use of a textbook or teacher preparation. I have included answer keys. Please message me i
This is a set of 14 Native American inspired border patterns in red, turquoise, brown by Melissa Held Designs. Each border pattern is 12” x 1". You can use these geometric patterns to create your own scrapbook embellishments, washi tape, teaching resources, collage, decorations, blog and web desig
Enjoy this product from either your home or school learning environment.Native Americans for Kindergarten and First Grade presents an introductory, yet thorough packet of informational text for students regarding Native American culture in the United States. It is the perfect supplement to your Nove
Second Grade Journey's Lesson 23 SupplementLooking to supplement your weekly lessons? This no prep pack gives tons of practice for your class! Activities based upon weekly anchor text, secondary text, & skills. (Find this product in Unit 5 Bundle)Included:Week 23 PreviewQR Code: Goat in the Rug;
Looking to supplement your weekly lessons? This is a digital lesson to allow students to interact with the weekly story and it's components. Don't want to use one of the slides? Simply delete it! (Find this product in Unit 5 Bundle)Drag & Drop design allows students to easily complete the task o
This 2nd Grade Sketchbook is for the 2nd 9 weeks with 9 lessons, Lessons 10 - 18, using limited supplies but you can easily substitute in other art materials. Both files are a PowerPoint and a hyperlink is listed in both files on the slide 1 speaker notes, and can be copied and pasted into the searc
The Goat in the Rug Unit 5 Lesson 23 (7 Literacy Centers)
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Student lawyers will be able to:Objective/Activity 1: The students will become partners in a law firm where they will read “The Goat in the Rug” to: 1. Learn how to draw conclusions 2. Recount the sequence of events in the selection Objective/Activity 2: The law partners will write a paragraph, or l
Looking to supplement your weekly lessons? This digital bundle includes Journey's 2nd Grade Lessons 21-25. These digital lessons to allow students to interact with the weekly story and it's components. Don't want to use one of the slides? Simply delete it! Each lesson will include 30+ digital slides