How Artists See Series Teachers' Guide by Colleen Carroll
  

How Artists See Series Teachers' Guide

Written by Colleen Carroll
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Part of the How Artists See Series

RRP £6.99

Synopsis

How Artists See Series Teachers' Guide by Colleen Carroll

With the publication of How Artists See Heroes last fall, Colleen Carroll rounded out her acclaimed How Artists See series to twelve innovative, best-selling titles. From the personal to grand scale, abstract ideas to concrete realities, from Feelings to Cities, each book presents a diverse selection of artwork accompanied by engaging, conversational text filled with thought-provoking questions and imaginative activities designed to teach children about the world by looking at art, and about art by looking at the world. This new omnibus edition of the How Artists See Teachers' Guide contains creative, educational activities for using the How Artists See series in the home and classroom. Each chapter in the new guide covers an individual volume in the series: Animals, America, Artists, Cities, The Elements, Families, Feelings, Heroes, People, Play, The Weather, and Work. Teachers will love the standards-based activities that explore artistic concepts and interdisciplinary themes and reinforce concepts children read about in each volume of How Artists See. For easy lesson planning, each chapter is cross-referenced to the national standards in the main content areas and skills are organized with a scope and sequence chart.

Reviews

? The How Artists See Series is truly exceptional ? art class just doesn't get any better than this! ? Homeschooling Parent Magazine ? With the vast array of topics and activities offered in this curriculum, every child will be excited about creating and learning about art... What a great way to study an artist's work! These aren't just run of the mill art lessons. ? Homeschooling Parent Magazine

About the Author

Colleen Carroll is an educational consultant whose clients include MTV, USA Today, the Smithsonian Institutions National Museum of American History, Black Entertainment Television, CNBC, Channel One, and the Edison Project. She has taught sixth grade in California and now lives in Sleepy Hollow, New York, with her husband and daughter.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
168 pages

Author

Colleen Carroll
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Publisher

Abbeville Kids,US an imprint of Abbeville Press Inc.,U.S.

Publication date

4th February 2004

ISBN

9780789208095


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