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nativeamericannews:

Native American-themed sleepover for Cookham Beavers
Nine youngsters from the two Cookham Beaver Scout colonies created wigwams, headdresses, totem polls and dreamcatchers before spending the evening singing songs around a make-shift campfire.

Sad to see adults teaching this behavior to children. 

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nativeamericannews:

Native American-themed sleepover for Cookham Beavers

Nine youngsters from the two Cookham Beaver Scout colonies created wigwams, headdresses, totem polls and dreamcatchers before spending the evening singing songs around a make-shift campfire.

Sad to see adults teaching this behavior to children.