Button Blankets

I’m going to let the pictures speak for themselves!

We’ve been learning about the purpose, significance and use of button blankets among the First Peoples this past week.  Students chose the animal they wanted to put on their mini blanket and then decorated it with buttons, small shells and pearls.  I love how each student created their own personal blanket and I think they all turned out beautifully!  This is the very short video we watched about button blankets:


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s