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Decking Out a Statue

Early Childhood
Visual Arts
Monkey God (Hanuman), Artist not known, Southern India
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A Spider’s Perspective

Elementary
Language Arts
North Building, Gio Ponti and James Sudler Associates
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Understanding and Fighting Stereotypes through Words and Images

Secondary
Social Studies
Indian Look-Alike, Melanie Yazzie, Navajo/Diné, United States
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