Art at the Heart - Exploring Core Content Through Art by E. Gibbons

Art at the Heart - Exploring Core Content Through Art

byE. Gibbons

Kobo ebook | June 26, 2014

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This book aims to help teachers integrate art into their content to help with deeper understanding on multiple sensory levels. Art teachers know, when we grid, measure, and draw-we use geometry. When we make sculptures-we use engineering. When we mix colors-we reveal information about physics. When we create illustrations for stories-we learn about literature. When we review the styles of art from da Vinci to Bansky-we teach history. When we write about art-we strengthen these skills. When we create works of art, we solve complex visual problems in creative ways. Research shows that students who take art succeed at higher rates than those who do not. In the U.S., art students score, on average, 100 points higher on their SATs. In my own district, using my methods, our students scored 155 points higher on average than students who did not take art in 2013. If your school is STEAM focused, this is the book for you! (S.T.E.A.M.: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Mathematics)
Title:Art at the Heart - Exploring Core Content Through ArtFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:June 26, 2014Publisher:Firehouse PublicationsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1940290309

ISBN - 13:9781940290300

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