- History: American Peoples
- Geography: Canada
- Science: Technology
- The Arts: Indian Legends
Learn about Native American cultures as you craft spirit wheels, map the Mississippian People, and make sand paintings. Make some crazy Canada Day headgear out of paper. Take a survey of your house to see how many computers are running your life and then take one of them apart. Read about a young Indian boy who was tricked into disobeying his guardian spirit and then make your own guardian spirit necklace in our Indian Legends section. All this and much more is in Layers of Learning Unit 2-18. This is a PDF.
In each unit you’ll find a recommended library list, important background information about each topic, lots of activities to choose from for kids of all ages, and sidebars with a bunch more ideas including Additional Layers, Fabulous Facts, On The Web, Writer’s Workshop, Famous Folks, and Teaching Tips. Printable maps and worksheets are included at the end of each unit and may be printed as often as needed for your family or class.