Insects, Bugs, and Art Activities

Insects, Bugs, and Art Activities

by Steve Parker, Steve Parker, Polly Goodman
     
 

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Children's Literature
Here are twenty-one insect oriented art projects. Each of them is introduced with a bit of the life history of a particular insect. While these introductions are engaging, accurate, and reasonably informative, science is clearly not the focus of this book. Much more attention is paid to how to make striped felt worms, fly's eyes, a ladybug racetrack, and many other pretty objects. The book is fun, colorful, and nicely illustrated. It is a pity then that none of the projects have a deep connection with the insects they portray. Even so, the projects are great for rainy days at home. Teachers will find opportunities to combine science and art lessons without straying too far from standards. The book is one of a dozen in this series. Part of the "Arty Facts" series. 2002, Crabtree Publishing Company,
— Michael Chabin <%ISBN%>0778711374

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780778711094
Publisher:
Crabtree Publishing Company
Publication date:
03/28/2002
Series:
Arty Facts Series
Edition description:
ILLUSTRATE
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
9.40(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range:
8 - 9 Years

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