Please make this unit an integrated unit to include other subjects such as science and math.
To integrate science and art, have students examine, or summarize for them, the following Web site: http://www.biopark.org/dragonhistory.html
This excerpt comes from the site: It has been often said that the finding of dinosaur bones by ancient Chinese was the original basis for their "dragon" stories and myths. In reality there is no definitive proof that this is so. It does seem to make sense as large bones from an unknown large creature (i.e. dinosaurs) would cause a superstitious people to believe in large mythical beast such as dragons.
Show students pictures of dinosaurs and ...
English story lesson at elementary level integrated with science, math and art activities