Artful Animals: Leadership

Instructional Resource

Subjects
Writing
Grade Levels
Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6 Grade 7 Grade 8 Grade 9
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Artful Animals: Leadership

Instructional Resource

What traits make a good leader? What can we learn about ourselves by looking at our relationship with animals? This student activity explores these questions through animal symbolism in African art, focusing on an embroidered Fante “Cloth of the Great.” Includes multiple objects, short-answer questions, an mp3 of a folktale read aloud, and a creative writing activity.

Tag: Africa

This collection was created to support the 2016 CCSSO Teachers of the Year Day at the Smithsonian.