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:

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