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The Resource 25 projects for art explorers, Christine M. Kirker

25 projects for art explorers, Christine M. Kirker

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25 projects for art explorers
Title
25 projects for art explorers
Statement of responsibility
Christine M. Kirker
Title variation
Twenty-five projects for art explorers
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Language
eng
Member of
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YDX
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Professional collection
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25 projects for art explorers, Christine M. Kirker
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Publication
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"With schools emphasizing STEM activities for children to meet curriculum goals for standardized testing, nurturing children's artistic creativity is often given short shrift. Kirker's fun resource aims to restore the balance, offering more than two dozen projects that will spark children's interest in art and encourage creativity, collaboration, and critical thinking. Designed for kids aged 5-10, and flexible enough to use in either storytimes or classroom settings, the projects here introduce children to a variety of art techniques, from gouache and watercolor to collage and papermaking, using a curated selection of quality picture books; provide detailed directions for guiding children to experiment with these techniques to create their own projects; and include materials lists adaptable for any budget, capsule biographies of the picture books' illustrators, programming tips, and links to additional resources. Kirker's inventive projects will help library staff and educators reinforce learning, encourage experimentation, and build an appreciation for art and the creative process"--Provided by publisher
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky2ocm93660911
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
ix, 54 pages
Isbn
9780838917398
Lccn
2018010854
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
25 projects for art explorers, Christine M. Kirker
Publication
Note
"With schools emphasizing STEM activities for children to meet curriculum goals for standardized testing, nurturing children's artistic creativity is often given short shrift. Kirker's fun resource aims to restore the balance, offering more than two dozen projects that will spark children's interest in art and encourage creativity, collaboration, and critical thinking. Designed for kids aged 5-10, and flexible enough to use in either storytimes or classroom settings, the projects here introduce children to a variety of art techniques, from gouache and watercolor to collage and papermaking, using a curated selection of quality picture books; provide detailed directions for guiding children to experiment with these techniques to create their own projects; and include materials lists adaptable for any budget, capsule biographies of the picture books' illustrators, programming tips, and links to additional resources. Kirker's inventive projects will help library staff and educators reinforce learning, encourage experimentation, and build an appreciation for art and the creative process"--Provided by publisher
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky2ocm93660911
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
ix, 54 pages
Isbn
9780838917398
Lccn
2018010854
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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