> My third grade is studying the northwest indians, and I've been asked by
> their classroom teacher to participate. Do any of you have background
> information on totem poles? I envision looking at reproductions of totems,
> then discussing the images, the symbolism, and the cultures. I'm also
> looking for ideas for how to make totem poles. I'd like them to use the
> totem pole format to illustrate or symbolize their own cultures.
> Suggestions are welcomed.
Here is a great web site on Canadian totem poles. It has all types of great
info. Good luck! Gale