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Totem Tales


Alicia Unknown

on 23 March 2010

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Transcript of Totem Tales

TotemTales By: Alicia & Rachel Blk: 6 Introduction What is a totem pole, you may ask? It represents a family's histories, relationships, stories, beliefs, and experiences A pole shows animals and mythical figures associated with a family. Each image(figure) represents a different part of life and mother nature Rachels' animal Pig A powerful totem giving prosperity, spiritual strength, organization... self-reliant and fearless What's your animal? Traditional Totem Pole Usually made out of Western Red Cedar *doesn't rot *insect resistance Alicias' animal Tiger Rabbit:Fear, timidity, nervousness,
humility, rebirth Grasshopper:Good luck, abundance, forward,
progressive Snake:Impulsive, shrewdness, rebirth, transformation,
initiation, wisdom Frog:Water energy, cleansing, rebirth,
sensitivity, medicine, hidden beauty,
peace, adaptability, poor character
judgement, power Hippo:Power, creation, imagination, healing Butterfly:Metamorphosis, transformation,
balance, grace,
ability to accept change Rino:Wisdom, solitary,
insighful, solid Biography Google - images legendsofamerica.com A tiger shows strength, valor, power and energy Tools In the earlier days, totems were carved with stone tools Once parts of metal boats starting washing up on shore, the stone tools were retired and metal ones began upload.wikimedia.org lh4.ggpht.com users.imag.net Worlds tallest totem pole 54.95m tall It took 3 and a half months to make They needed 2 large logs to complete They show a families history
through story
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