Salish Weave Collection
Salish Weave Collection click on title to see the official website of the Salish Weave Collection.
- donating the prints to school districts located in traditional Coast Salish territory,
- developing sample lessons plans, teaching aids and resources to integrate Salish art into the curriculum,
- supporting educators who wish to bring these resources to the classrooms to broaden and cultivate the understanding of Coast Salish art and culture among K-12 learners.
The lessons developed by teachers, Alison Donnelly, Becky Greenhow, and Rebecca Scheer, from Cowichan Valey Schools are based upon Visual Literacy. Watch the video below to learn about visual thinking strategies to honour students ability to notice think, wonder and interpret the art pieces themselves. For more videos below to learn about the benefits of Visual Thinking Strategies and see them in practice click here.
For full lesson on visual thinking strategies see this link:
“What do you see?
Why do you say that?
What else do you see?”