Folded Paper Japanese Kimonos. Repinned by Elizabeth VanBuskirk on "Teaching about the Incas." This kind of wonderful activity could also be done as an Inca project since the elaborate woven clothing Inca people wear even today could introduce kids to the meanings of cloth and symbolic patterns if Inca thought.
Topography. Repinned by Elizabeth VanBuskirk, author of "Beyond the Stones of Machu Picchu," short stories of Inca life today. This paper paste-up may provide an example for a topography project for Peru. To the right (west) there is the Pacific ocean, then coastal desert where it rains about once in 20 years, then, left (east) high Andean mountains, then farthest east th jungle.A fascinating topography, great as a hads-on project to go with a geography unit on Peru.