This lesson bundle is a PDF file. Students will explore the history of Calabash Bowls that originated from West Africa. There is a small description of the history of Calabash Bowls and the gourd itself.
There are vocabulary terms and step by step directions and images of how to have students create their own Calabash Bowl using paper mache' techniques with recycled materials. Student artwork image examples are included. This is a wonderful multicultural lesson plan! Enjoy this fun filled sculpture lesson!