Picture book inspired mask lesson. Polar Bear, Polar Bear What Do You Hear? By Bill Martin and illustrations by Eric Carle. The masks are made from construction paper, paper plates, and crayons. We make lions, tigers, bears oh my!
Hopi Kachina masks use great colors and geometric shapes. There is a fascinating story behind their masks. This students make their own symbols and write their own stories about their masks. Here is a close up of the one I made as an example and students work.