This Hats, Coats, and...Totem Poles? lesson plan also includes:
Students research cultural heritage. In this cultural heritage lesson, students discuss the influence of culture on the art of quilting and read Aunt Flossie's Hat and Crab Cakes Later. Students read Coat of Many Colors and complete a character analysis for the girl in the story and themselves using a Venn Diagram. Students work in groups to read Totem Pole and discuss tribal heritage. Students design their own classroom totem pole.