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Global art : activities, projects, and inventions from around the world

Author: MaryAnn F Kohl; Jean Potter
Publisher: Beltsville, MD : Gryphon House, 1998.
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Offering an exciting way to teach abstract concepts of geography and culture through concrete art activities, this book of fun, easy-to-do art activities uses collage, painting, drawing, printing, construction and sculpture to educate children. Step-by-step instructions and illustrations are given for each project. A series of crafts that vary in difficulty, are arranged by continent, & explore the world's different  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: MaryAnn F Kohl; Jean Potter
ISBN: 087659190X 9780876591901
OCLC Number: 38565993
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: iv, 189 pages : illustrations ; 22 x 28 cm
Contents: Welcome --
Using the icons --
Africa --
Antarctica --
Asia --
Europe --
North America --
Oceania (Australia and the South Pacific) --
South America --
Indexes.
Responsibility: MaryAnn F. Kohl and Jean Potter ; illustrations by Rebecca Van Slyke.
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The projects in this book allow children to explore the world through art with a process, not a product, approach. The book combines the fun and creativity of art with the mysteries of history, the  Read more...

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"Global Art combines the fun and creativity of art with the mysteries of history, the lure of geography and the diversity of the cultures of the world." - Jewish Journal

 
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Global Awareness for Kids through Art

by MARYANNKOHL (WorldCat user published 2011-02-12) Excellent Permalink

The art activities in Global Art launch kids on a creative adventure toward global awareness, even if not every country in the world is included (thank you for understanding!). Projects and activities use...
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