One of the students in the Dakota High-5 class drew this picture of a butterfly. She even wrote “kimamana,” meaning butterfly, without any help from an adult!
Reports from our Wicoie Nandagikendan Urban Immersion Preschools.
At Anishinabe Academy, the theme of last week for the Dakota High-5 students was hands and hand washing. They learned learned new vocabulary (dirty/not dirty, thumbs, fingers, steps of washing hands, dry your hands), learned a new song – Napahuƞka Togiya (Dakota version of Where is Thumbkin) and made hand-themed art!
You can see some of the pictures of flowers and animals that they made with their handprints here-
This month we will focusing on dental care, healthy hearts, valentines and the 5 senses.