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ERIC Number: EJ558107
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-1074-4762
Educated Eyes: Portraits in the English Classroom.
Canaday, Elizabeth
Voices from the Middle, v4 n3 p40-48 Sep 1997
Describes a half-year curriculum called "Portraits," developed by three middle school teachers in collaboration with the education department of a museum, in which students learn and practice the skills involved in visual observation and apply them to reading and writing: precise observation of detail, accurate inference based on these facts, and analysis of artists' choices. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Note: Theme issue: Vision and Voice. Journal availability: National Council of Teachers of English, 1111 W. Kenyon Road, Urbana, IL 61801-1096.