Have I told you I love collaborating?
My 2nd graders are studying spiders in Science and folktales in English/Language Arts. The 2nd grade teachers and I have been actively collaborating all year. Here is a great little lesson that incorporates Science standards, ELA standards, and Visual Arts Standards.
3. Examine the textile work of the Ashanti people and discuss repetition and geometric shapes (slides 7-14 of companion presentation)
Here is the companion guide (reference and linked to above) that I made for this lesson):
Here are pictures of the work in process (if you scroll through the companion guide it makes more sense!):