get to know the young hero and the adventures
that carry him toward manhood. As they come to know Jeremiah as a friend who would
understand their own growing pains, they look forward to each book in the
Teachers will appreciate the ways
that Jeremiah Stokely novels, kits, and activities make literature
meaningful to children.
Jeremiah Stokely, Archaeologist
This is the pottery kit that accompanies
Some of the Techniques You Will Learn with
Jeremiah Stokely's Pottery Kit
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This is the way you start to make a pinch pot.
The next step is to enlarge the hole in the
The pot is almost finished.
This is the way you start a "slab" project.
One way to form a slab pot is to lay the
"pancake" over some shape. Native Americans often formed pots over a
There are many techniques described for
finishing and decorating the pots you make.
Here is an example of a pot that demonstrates
many surface treatments.
One interesting project is to make clay beads.
Several types are described.
One of the things the booklet shows is a gorget
made with the clay in the kit.