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Look for Patterns: Quilts in Two Faith Ringgold Stories

Author Faith Ringgold uses quilts to illustrate her books Tar Beach and Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad. In this integrated trio of activities, young scholars read stories, identify and create patterns, and design quilt squares of their own. They learn the history of quilts, especially in African American history.

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Resource Details

3rd - 5th
English Language Arts
4 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
3 days
Instructional Strategy
Project-Based Learning
Usage Permissions
Fine Print