Lessons

Digital Totem Pole Unit

Papier Maché

Totem Pole

ASSIGNMENT:

 Build a totem pole. Use three symbols you can identify.

 Grade 1:  armature (form)
 Plan
 Attachments
 symbols

 Grade 2:  papier mache
 smoothness of Coverage
 Craftsmanship

  Grade 3: paint and finishing
 Totem colors used
 Totem patterns and designs
 Craftsmanship

Materials:
1. plastic soft drink bottles (at least two for each totem is best)
2. cardboard, wire, odds and ends
3. masking tape
4. paper mache
5. acrylic paint
6.

Student Examples

 

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