David Moses Bridges

Prompts to Inspire Classroom Writing and Discussion:

David is a basketmaker, but what material does he use to make his baskets and canoes?

What special properties does this material have?

What is different between summer and winter bark?

What can you do with winter bark that you cannot do with summer bark?

See etched birchbark objects here.

What does he use spruce roots for?

What is something you do where you get everything you need from things available around you, not from a store?