by Debi Engle Baugh.
11 methods of producing artwork, such as pencil, crayon, marker, chalk, stencils, collage, watercolor, and printmaking are covered through 57 Caldecott books.
Lesson plans focus on methods, principles and elements. This rich resource for K-6 use children's storybooks as a springboard to art appreciation introducing basic elements such as line, color. shape, texture, balance.
Designed for teachers with little or no training in art and are adaptable to proficiency level and time available. Great for cooperative teaching, too!