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Historical Activity Guide

by Elizabeth Crary, M.S.

Contents

Background
 
Washington State Map / Introduction / Respecting Ethnic Differences / Writing Assignments / Oral History / Ethnic Survey / Story Dramatics / Timeline / Tracing the Horse’s Trail
 
1890’s
 
Sun Face Bread Sculpture / Homemade Butter / Sprouting Seeds / Braided Cornhusk Baskets / Straw Stars / Straw Doll / Horseshoes / Water Relay / Top Games / Chain Tag
 
1900’s
 
The Trading Game / Fruit Leather / Book Cover & Bookmark Designs / Weaving Mats / Wolf Chase / Pit Toss / Drop Stick / Stop & Go Dance
 
1910’s
 
Making Charcoal / Underground Mine Plate / Prejudice Game / Making Ham and Greens / A Sailor Went to Sea / Hoop Races and Relays / Two-on Baseball / Marbles
 
1920’s
 
Tall Tales / Wooden Pendant / Black Strap Bars / Lumberjack Game / Lumberjack Lingo / Three Bunkhouse Games
 
1930’s
 
Measuring Rainfall / Power of Raindrops / Sediment in a Stream / Testing the Soil / Generating Electricity / Secret Window Pie / Observation Game / Codes & Ciphers / Whodunit? / Disguises / Seven-Up
 
1940’s
 
Growing Japanese Herbs / A Japanese Breakfast / Origami Cranes / Forced Move / Rock, Paper, Scissors / Happiness Hanging / Haiku / Japanese Flower Arranging / Game of Go
 
1950’s
 
Power of Air / Flight Tests / Making a Candle / Baked Salmon with Dill / Making a Tray Band / Hula-Hoop / Fishermen / Handshake Race / The Whales
 
1960’s
 
Imaginary Travel / International Fair / World’s Fairs / Space Travel / Belgian Waffles / How Tall is It? / Map Reading / Jump Rope Games
 
1970’s
 
Help Me, Please / No Electricity? / Cooking Sticky Rice / What Shall I Take? / Making a Stupa / Say It the Lao Way / Making a Bamboo Flute / Double Dutch Jump Rope / Chinese Jump Rope / Making a Chinese Jump Rope
 
1980’s
 
Making a Puerco Piñata / Piñata Breaking / Making a Model Volcano / Erupting a Volcano / God’s-eye / Buenos Dias / Fritos y Salsa Cruda / Cat and Mouse / String-Ball Catch / Jacks
 
Appendixes
 
Toy Horse Pattern / Native American Designs / Simple Displacement Cipher
 
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84 pages
$24.95 comb-bound (out of print)
$10.00 scanned PDF

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About the Editor:
Elizabeth Crary

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Last updated May 26, 2016