Native American Art Project: Birch Trees and Symbolism

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Native American Art Projects
Grade Levels
4th - 8th, Homeschool
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Native American Art Projects


This Native American project is always a highly successful!! The results are beautiful and inclusive! Learn about an Ojibwe story that explains the meaning behind the unique marks found on the bark of Birch trees.

Lesson includes:

  • link to the Ojibwa legend
  • photographs of Birch Trees
  • an art planner
  • step-by-step procedure
  • a rubric/art reflection hand out
  • a woodland pattern sheet
  • list of Art Common Core Standards.

This lesson can be modified and used with various grade levels. (** omit the tape tearing for younger students)

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Total Pages
10 pages
Answer Key
Does not apply
Teaching Duration
2 hours
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