Hands-On Art Activities for the Elementary Classroom: Seasonal, Holiday, and Design Activities for Grades K-5 by Jude Cataldo, Judi Cataldo, Judé Cataldo |, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Hands-On Art Activities for the Elementary Classroom: Seasonal, Holiday, and Design Activities for Grades K-5

Hands-On Art Activities for the Elementary Classroom: Seasonal, Holiday, and Design Activities for Grades K-5

by Jude Cataldo, Judi Cataldo, Judé Cataldo
     
 

Whether you have the luxury of teaching in your own art room or must carry your materials from classroom to classroom, Hands-On Art Activities for the Elementary Classroom is the resource for you.   It offers a great collection of 80 fun and simple projects, which teach basic art concepts and don’t need a lot of special materials, that are

Overview

Whether you have the luxury of teaching in your own art room or must carry your materials from classroom to classroom, Hands-On Art Activities for the Elementary Classroom is the resource for you.   It offers a great collection of 80 fun and simple projects, which teach basic art concepts and don’t need a lot of special materials, that are appropriate for any elementary school art class. The book is divided into four major sections: Fall, Winter, Spring/Summer, and Design Activities and includes a year’s supply of seasonal projects, holiday activities, and activities that teach specific art techniques. All the projects contain a designation for the appropriate grade level, directions for both teachers and students, a detailed description and illustration of the activity, a list of the materials required, an explanation of how to prepare to teach the activity, and information about how the project connects to other disciplines. 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471563396
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
09/22/2006
Series:
Jossey-Bass Teacher Series
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
692,712
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
5 - 12 Years

What People are saying about this

From the Publisher
"Judé Cataldo's new book punctuates classroom practice with lively, seasonal and engaging art activities. Her ready-made art lessons are easily applied to on-going subject areas to increase student learning—and to add a special art sparkle!"
—Susan Rodriguez, artist and author of Art Smart! Culture Smart! and other art resource books

Meet the Author

Jude Cataldo is an elementary art teacher at Union City, New Jersey. She has taught art to special education students for the Mount Carmel Guild Schools and elementary, middle, and secondary art in Union City, New Jersey schools. Cataldo is also an artist, a graphic designer, and a book illustrator.

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