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Creating Meaning Through Literature and the Arts

Creating Meaning Through Literature and the Arts - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 978-0131718784

Cover of Creating Meaning Through Literature and the Arts 3RD 07 (ISBN 978-0131718784)
ISBN13: 978-0131718784
ISBN10: 0131718789
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 3RD 07
Copyright: 2007
Publisher: Merrill Education/Prentice Hall
Published: 2007
International: No

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Creating Meaning Through Literature and the Arts - 3RD 07 edition

ISBN13: 978-0131718784

Claudia E. Cornett

ISBN13: 978-0131718784
ISBN10: 0131718789
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 3RD 07
Copyright: 2007
Publisher: Merrill Education/Prentice Hall
Published: 2007
International: No
Summary

This best-selling resource contains proven techniques for integrating literature, art, music, drama and dance into daily classroom instruction. Complete with research-based examples, authentic teacher stories, and strategies for integration, it addresses INTASC standards, assessment and differentiated instruction throughout. Discover ten ways to integrate the arts using the Arts Integration Blueprint presented in the book. Explore each art form and use the compendium of starter activities (presented in Seed chapters) to generate sound, creative ways to incorporate literature, art, music, drama and dance into K-8 classrooms.

Table of Contents

1. An Introduction to Teaching With, About, In, and Through the Arts.
2. Integrating the Arts Throughout the Curriculum.
3. Integrating Literature Throughout the Curriculum.
4. Literature Seed Strategies.
5. Integrating Visual Arts Across the Curriculum.
6. Art Seed Strategies.
7. Integrating Drama Throughout the Curriculum.
8. Drama Seed Strategies.
9. Integrating Dance and Movement throughout the Curriculum.
10. Dance Seed Strategies.
11. Integrating Music Throughout the Curriculum.
12. Music Seed Strategies.
13. Integrating the Arts with the Arts: Strategy Seed Ideas.
14. Assessment and Other Frequently Asked Questions.
Appendix A: Art-Based Children's Literature.
Appendix B. Award-Winning Children's Literature.
Appendix C: Arts Organizations, Addresses, and Internet Sites.
Appendix D: Assessment Tools.
Appendix E: Discipline Prevention and Intervention Strategies.
Bibliography of Recommended Reading and Viewing.
Name Index.
Subject Index