ERIC Number: EJ423759
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Beginning to Talk about Art.
Johnson, Margaret H.
School Arts, v90 n3 p38-39,51 Nov 1990
Explores the value of teaching art criticism and aesthetics to young children. Maintains that critical aesthetic experience reinforces such experiences in art production. Outlines seven methods to develop aesthetic language and shows how art criticism and aesthetics can be used by visiting a gallery or museum. (KM)
Descriptors: Aesthetic Education, Aesthetic Values, Art Activities, Art Appreciation, Art Criticism, Art Education, Art Expression, Art History, Childrens Art, Critical Viewing, Elementary Education, Enrichment Activities, Field Trips, Museums, Self Expression, Teaching Methods, Verbal Development, Visual Arts, Vocabulary Development
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A