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Art for Children. A Guide for Creative Experiences in the Elementary School.
Battle Creek Public Schools, MI.
GRADES OR AGES: K-6. SUBJECT MATTER: Art. ORGANIZATION AND PHYSICAL APPEARANCE: The guide, which is intended as a basic sequential program, has three main sections: 1) Kaleidoscope, described as a frame of reference for creative experiences and outlining the aims of the program, types of art experiences, art appreciation, and guidelines for the teacher; 2) artistic growth and daily living: grade level programs, with suggestions for each grade; and 3) the challenge of the media, arranged alphabetically according to the medium, process or category, with activities in each section arranged on the graduated scale of difficulty. The guide is lithographed, illustrated, and spiral bound with a card cover. OBJECTIVES AND ACTIVITIES: Overall objectives are listed at the beginning of the guide. More specific objectives are given with the outlined activities for each grade. Detailed activities are given in the chapter on media. INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS: Details of materials required are given for all the activities in the chapter on media. STUDENT ASSESSMENT: No provisions are made for evaluation. (MBM)
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Authoring Institution: Battle Creek Public Schools, MI.