Art and Creative Development for Young Children / Edition 5

Art and Creative Development for Young Children / Edition 5

by Robert Schirrmacher
     
 

ISBN-10: 1401872611

ISBN-13: 9781401872618

Pub. Date: 07/08/2005

Publisher: Cengage Learning

This text gives educators the theory, research, and resources needed for creative development with young children. This book includes expanded coverage on developmentally appropriate curriculum to keep you in accordance with NAEYC guidelines, and current topics including multiculturalism and anti-bias to give readers access to the latest insights in teaching concerns…  See more details below

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This text gives educators the theory, research, and resources needed for creative development with young children. This book includes expanded coverage on developmentally appropriate curriculum to keep you in accordance with NAEYC guidelines, and current topics including multiculturalism and anti-bias to give readers access to the latest insights in teaching concerns and issues. This book has all the resources you need to help foster your students' creativity through art.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781401872618
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
07/08/2005
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Understanding creativity3
Ch. 2Creative thinking22
Ch. 3Creative experiences37
Ch. 4Art and the developing child79
Ch. 5Children's artistic development107
Ch. 6The elements of art141
Ch. 7Aesthetics162
Ch. 8Sensory experiences179
Ch. 9The complete early childhood art program200
Ch. 10Child-centered art vs. teacher-directed projects219
Ch. 11Planning, implementing, and evaluating art242
Ch. 12Integrating art across the early childhood curriculum268
Ch. 13The art center288
Ch. 14Art experiences through technology307
Ch. 15Roles, responses and strategies to support children's art325
Ch. 16Art assessment342
AppArtistic junk
AppWhere to go in your local community for artistic junk
AppResources for young children with special needs
AppNational standards for arts education
AppMulticultural picture books

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