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Symbol World – Learn how to communicate using pictures.

Mr. Donns: Native American Symbol Stories – Symbols that tell a story.

Texas Beyond History: Create Your Own Pictograph – Make brushes and paint from natural items and writing suggestions.

Pictopen –  Modern pictograph writing.

Pictograhic Stories – Native American signs and picture writing
Native American Pictographs – Printable symbol pages

Writing System – History of writing systems
Rebus – A rebus uses pictures to represent words or parts of words.
Ideograms – A graphic symbol that represents an idea or concept.
Logogram – Logograph where each symbol represents a concept rather then a sound. Includes earliest writing systems.
Pictogram – Conveys its meaning through its pictorial resemblance.

A to Z Teacher Stuff: Creating Stories Using Pictographs – Native American activity

Native Americans: Pictographs – Pictographs, Signals, Sign Language – Site talks about Native American communication.

Types of Graphs: Pictographs – Article talks about how modern day pictographs are used.

Geology.com: Pictograph – Photo gallery of pictographs from around the world.

Fun Science Gallery – The History of Writing – An essay about the history of writing. 


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