A Kaleidoscope of Flowers

Children learn about the Hindu festival of Onam by creating traditional threshold art, called Pookolam. They find India on a map and discuss the nature of the yearly celebration. They then use chalk, flowers, and colored lentils to create a classroom Pookolam inspired by traditional designs.   

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Grade
4th - 12th
Subjects
Religion
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
30 mins
Common Core