Read several Indian legends such as “The Legend of the Blue Bonnet” and “The
Legend of the Indian Paintbrush” as retold and illustrated by Tomie
Create your own dance:
Design dance movements that would depict the following elements commonly
found in Indian legends:
- Flowers growing
- Day turning into night
Write your own legend:
Write your own legend and incorporate these elements. Ask a classmate
to read your legend aloud while you perform the dance movements.
Teach your dance to your classmates.