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Design for kids

Author: Sharon Exley; Peter Exley
Publisher: Mulgrave, Vic. : Images ; [Woodbridge] : [ACC Distribution, distributor], 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Integrates architecture, learning, design and experience. This book is suitable for children.

Design team, Peter and Sharon Exley of Chicago-based "Architecture is Fun" believe that it is "critical that children have pedagogically-based, culturally relevant fun spaces and places in which to run, climb, build, move, craft, create, explore, and laugh!"

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sharon Exley; Peter Exley
ISBN: 9781864701807 1864701803
OCLC Number: 85830180
Description: 275 pages : chiefly color illustrations, plans ; 25 x 27 cm
Contents: Foreword / Daniel I. Vieyra --
Play with architecture --
Architectural. Dupage Children's Museum ; Exploration Station Children's Museum and Community Center ; Kidscommons ; The Children's Grove ; Eastern Maine Children's Museum ; Mid-Michigan Children's Museum ; The Children's Museum --
Out-of-doors. Rediscovering nature : kids can dig it ; Ogden Park Regional Playground ; Winnetka Public School Nursery Outdoor Learning Environment ; Bonner Heritage Farm ; Texas A & M Math and Science Education Center at Corpus Christi --
Experiential. Playmaze ; The stinking truth about garbage ; Medieval Castle ; KidZone ; My Museum ; Adventure with Babar, King of the Elephants ; Alice in Wonderland Play Space ; InfoTiger's Musical Treasure Hunt --
Exploratory. Go green! ; Carlson Inquiry Center ; Engineering Kids ; Wind and water ; Get FIT! ; Colorforms : it's time to play --
Public. The Pritzker Family Children's Zoo ; South Pond Nature Center ; Evanston Public Library Children's Library and Teen Center ; Kids on the fly ; Children's Midway, Garden in a City --
Cultural. Children's Museum of Brownsville ; Alliance Française Chez Kids Academy ; Song of Korea ; Nyumba Home Place --
Spiritual. Granger Community Church Children's Ministry ; Crosstown Children's Ministry ; Promiseland and Adventure Club ; Turnpoint Apostolic Church Children's Ministry --
Multi-generational. : Cybercafé ; Architecture for children gallery ; Faces of Time ; A force of nature : the life and work of Jens Jensen ; Pear Design, Inc. --
Informants for design : teaching, reflection, and inquiry --
Building the dream.
Responsibility: Sharon and Peter Exley.

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This publication examines the unique methodology that integrates architecture, learning, design and experience in its award-winning projects designed specifically for children by architecture is fun.  Read more...

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