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Teaching Unit for Primary Grades K-3
By Claribel and Henry Davis

Lesson 9 An art lesson

Children may draw killerwhale design being sure to include the dorsal fin and sharp teeth. Those who like pattern designs may be interested in the basket pattern using the sharp teeth motif _________.12 For other effect, clay may be molded into totem pole of killer whale.

Culminating Activity Suggestions:

1. Compiling story and art work to take home.

2. Most Tlingit legends are very dramatic. Killerwhale could be very easily dramatized and presented to other classes.

3. An art show could include artifacts from home as well as art work children have done. If language work has been used with children, some Tlingit words could be used in labeling.