Emphasis Art : A Qualitative Art Program for Elementary and Middle Schools

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  • Edition: 8th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2006-01-01
  • Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
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This beautifully illustrated text reflects the latest trends in art education and demonstrates how to motivate students to learn by integrating art with other content areas. Emphasis Art, 8/e focuses on the intrinsic worth of art-studio experience through its Discipline-Based Art Education approach, as well as on the process of implementing art education into classroom practice. Useful for both general classroom teachers and art specialists, this popular text promotes art appreciation while providing a wealth of creative ideas and clear technical direction, including lesson plans that incorporate instructional objectives.Features of the eighth edition include a new emphasis on integrating art instruction in the general classroom, National Art Educators Association Standards correlated to chapter content, and expanded emphasis on social and cultural issues.

Table of Contents

Introduction To Art
The Role of Art in Society and in the Schools
Art and Art: The Design Fundamentals
Teachers And Teaching
The Role of the Dedicated Teacher
Teaching Strategies
Art Motivation
Curriculum For And Nature Of The Learner
Educational Psychology: Considerations on Children's Learning and Creative Development
A Sequential Curriculum for Kindergarten
A Sequential Curriculum for Grades 1 and 2
A Sequential Curriculum for Grades 3 and 4
A Sequential Curriculum for Grades 5 and 6
A Sequential Curriculum for Grades 7 and 8
Art for Students Experiencing Cognitive or Physical Developmental Disabilities
Giftedness and Art Thinking
Art's Contents: Integration with Other Subjects
Introduction to Integration and the Cognitive, Affective, and Psychomotor Domains
Science, Math and Art
Social Studies, Multicultural Understanding, and Art Integration
Literacy: Reading, Writing, and Speech Integration with Art
Related Arts Integration
Art Appreciation, Art History, Art Criticism, And Aesthetics
New Approaches to Art Appreciation
Teaching Art History
Teaching Art Criticism and Aesthetics
Teaching Art Production
Crayon and Oil Pastels
Paper Projects in Two Dimensions
Visual Technology: Computer Art, Photography, and Video
Three-Dimensional Design: Additive and Subtractive Sculpture
Clay Modeling
Objectives & Evaluation Criteria
Assessment of Art Learning
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