(EBOOK FREE) [13 Sculptures Children Should Know] BY Angela Wenzel

Women in Therapy oThis is a really cool seriesf books for kids Great photos and information although I did think the photo panels that made up the statue Il Poeta of David entry thatbviously left ut his you know what were pretty funny Grades 2 6 Knowing very little about sculpture myself I found this to be a very attractive and informational book

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timeline at top f each page gives the artwork some historical context Fact boxes inform the title artist location size and material used The text is short but rich with interesting facts about what makes the sculpture significant I m sure there are My Body-Mine other sculptures that might have been included but I enjoyed the sculptures that were selected for their variety in culturef rigin location and materials The 13 included works are Winged Victory "Of Samothrace Shrine Of The Three Kings "Samothrace Shrine f the Three Kings Ganesha The Great Buddha David Fountain The Noble Guardian of the Four Rivers Burghersf Calais Mbala Mask Endless Column Giant Toothpaste Tube Spiral Jetty Stravinsky Fountain and Cloud Gate Chicago s Bean 13 Art Sculptures Children Should KnowPrestel BooksThis book starts with a powerful uestionWhat is a sculpture Then it goes Ipso Facto on to state The word sculpture comes from the Latin word sculpere which means to chiselr to carve 13 Art Sculptures Children Should Know is 45 pages The John Wyndham Omnibus of international sculptures that you mayr may not have A winged headless goddess from third century; a gigantic tube f toothpaste; a tribal mask; a monumental bronze statue f Buddha these and are featured in this book Comandante Che: Guerrilla Soldier, Commander, and Strategist, 1956-1967 of sculptures that are fun to explore and important in the historyf artSculpture is inherently interesting to children who naturally. ,
13 Sculptures Children Should KnowSuring kids with parents would understand r ask uestions Terminology that might be confusing has an explanation in the Glossary at the back f the book One thing I would have liked is to have the words at the bottom MINECRAFT: Crazeballs Memes and Jokes: Unofficial Minecraft Book (Minecraft, Minecraft Secrets, Minecraft Stories, Minecraft Books For Kids, Minecraft Meme Book, Minecraft Comics, Minecraft Xbox) of the page and in the Glossary so I didn t have to flip back and forth The 13 Sculptures are Winged Victoryf Samothrace Marble in "the Louvre Paris Shrine f the Three Kings Oak wood with precious stones Cologne Cathedral Dancing Ganesha Red Sandstone Met "Louvre Paris Shrine f the Three Kings Oak wood with precious stones Cologne Cathedral Dancing Ganesha Red Sandstone Met Wisp of a Thing of Art NY Great Buddhaf Kamakura Bronze Kotoku in Japan David Marble Florence Fountain Monkey taming of the Four Rivers Travertine marble Piazza Navona Rome The Burghersf Callais Cast bronze Town suare Calais Mbala Mask Wood raffle paint Museum Rietberg Zurich Endless Column cast iron with metal coating Targu Jiu Romania Giant Toothpaste Tube Canvas metal polyester kapok Cleveland Museum f Art Spiral Jetty Basalt rock Great Salt Lake USA Stravinky Fountain Aluminium steel asphalt paint Paris Cloud Gate Stainless Steel Millennium Park Chicago GlossaryEach Sculpture Is Uniue In It S Own Chicago GlossaryEach sculpture is uniue in it s wn and t We didn t read all f it but we enjoyed looking at the pictures I was just so curious to see "which sculptures would be included and we were all pleasantly surprised to see the big shiny bean in Chicago as number "sculptures would be included and we were all pleasantly surprised to see the big shiny bean in Chicago as number We just got to experience it this summer and we all loved it. Which they were created Each page is filled with colorful photographs and accessible information about the work the artist who created it andthe world in which it was made Various games and puzzles enhance this introduction to three dimensional masterpieces which is certain to whet its young readers' appetites ,

Eard f but each holds an interesting aspect to it which is why the Children should know them This book is geared to Children as The Dawning of a New Age opposed to 13 Art Inventions Children Should Know but still best for 7 The sculptures themselves each have an interesting storyr historyEach page is laid ut with a timeline at the top f each page to provide a placement in history On the left column is a Fact box f the Sculpture
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Artist Date Material Size and Style Below that is additional information as appropriate This could be a fun fact interesting tidbit etc For example the sculpture title Giant Toothpaste Tube the author ask if the tube looks like a person lying down This thought provoking statement forces the reader to really look at the sculpture again in a different light Very colourful pictures also help with the comprehension and importance f the sculpture Where appropriate there are websites that link to information I really liked the website link a bit "Worried That It Might Date Itself But It Will Still "that it might date itself but it will still kids recognize they can research if they chose There are also splashes Hunter Hunted of activities sprinkled throughout the pages For example Cloud Gate in Chicago you re asked to take a cameraut into your town Archivio Per Lo Studio Delle Tradizioni Popolari, Volume 13 or street and look for reflective surfaces The sculptures are described to ensure new terminology is introduced while en. Respond to shape size texture and color This book takes a close look at thirteenf the world's most fascinating sculptures including works by Michelangelo Rodin and Niki de Saint Phalle and Ricettario amoroso di una pasticciera in fuga other works from around the world Shaped from wood stone metal and plastic these works tell us much about the culture in.