Little Learning Labs: Art For Little Kids: 26 Playful Projects for Preschoolers; Activities for STEAM Learners

bySusan SchwakeContribution byRainer Schwake

September 3, 2019|
Little Learning Labs: Art For Little Kids: 26 Playful Projects for Preschoolers; Activities for STEAM Learners by Susan Schwake
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Packed with 26 fun and colorful exercises geared toward 3- to 6-year-olds, this book offers parents and teachers an outstanding source of creative art activities to inspire and enrich this wide-eyed and open-hearted age group.

Activities areorganized by mediumanddesigned to encourage self-expression. Each Lab also features the work of a prominent artist for inspiration. Gorgeous photography shows different results from different people using the same lesson, exemplifying the way the lesson brings out each artist''s personal style.

Have fun:
  • drawingwith food coloring-tinted ice cubes.
  • paintingusing a spray bottle and tempera paints.
  • printmakingusing balloons, lace, and potatoes to place ink.
  • sculptingwith tinfoil, cups, and papier-mâché.
  • creatingmixed mediaart with magazines, oil pastels, and wallpaper samples.
Targeting one of the most critical developmental periods for children,Little Learning Labs: Art for Little Kidsis the perfect book for both parents and teachers who are seeking enriching and unique experiences to offer this age group. This inspirational book stands out as a unique reference for creating fine art with children through finding the student''s own voice, marks, and style and withplayful lessons that result in significant skill building.

The popularLittle Learning Labs series(based on the larger format Lab for Kids series) features a growing list of books that sharehands-on activities and projects on a wide host of topics, including art, astronomy, geology, math, and even bugs—all authored by established experts in their fields. Each lab contains acomplete materials list, clearstep-by-step photographsof the process, as well asfinished samples. The activities are open-ended, designed to be explored over and over, often with different results. Geared toward being taught or guided by adults, they are enriching for a range of ages and skill levels. Gain firsthand knowledge on your favorite topic with Little Learning Labs.

Explore a fun and inspiring collection of wonderful art activities for the preschool set!
Susan Schwakeis an artist, art educator, and curator. Her passion for teaching art has led her to working in diverse settings for over 20 years. She has inspired thousands of people in private and public schools, museums, community organizations, special needs agencies, summer camps, intergenerational facilities, libraries, and her own...
Title:Little Learning Labs: Art For Little Kids: 26 Playful Projects for Preschoolers; Activities for STEAM Learners
Product dimensions:80 pages, 11 X 8.6 X 0.4 in
Shipping dimensions:80 pages, 11 X 8.6 X 0.4 in
Published:September 3, 2019
Publisher:Quarry Books
Appropriate for ages:4
ISBN - 13:9781631598135

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