ERIC Number: ED419750
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Imagine! Introducing Your Child to the Arts.
Donohue, Keith, Ed.
This booklet provides parents with practical ways to introduce their children to the arts with the continuous message to encourage children to imagine. This book revises and updates the earlier publication "Three Rs for the '90s." Following the foreword by Robert Coles and an introduction by Jane Alexander, the chapters include: (1) "Dance and Your Child"; (2) "The Theater and Children"; (3) "Your Child and the Visual Arts"; (4) Media Literacy and Children"; (5) "From Words to Stories"; (6) "Folk Arts: Art in Everyday Life"; (7) "Architecture and Children"; and (8) "Music and Your Child's Education." An appendix contains additional art education resources for parents. (EH)
Descriptors: Aesthetics, Architecture, Art, Art Education, Creativity, Dance, Elementary Education, Folk Culture, Imagination, Mass Media, Music, Music Education, Theater Arts, Visual Arts
National Endowment for the Arts, 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20506-0001, telephone: 202-682-5400; http://arts.endow.gov
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Endowment for the Arts, Washington, DC.