Enabling Children's Learning Through Drawing: 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Enabling Children's Learning Through Drawing

1st Edition

By Fred Sedgwick

Routledge

128 pages

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At the heart of this book is an emphasis on helping children to learn about themselves, their world and their relationships, through drawing. It also shows how teachers can use drawing as an in road into art, language, literacy, and other aspects of the curriculum; how children can improve their writing through drawing, concentrating on draftsmanship, the lines of letters, words and sentences; and how children can improve the quality of their drawing; with four basic rules that have been proven to raise standards throughout school.

Based on case studies of children from six to eleven years of age, this passionately written book draws inspiration from Leonardo da Vinci's sketchbooks and from Nigerian art to show how children can learn more effectively through the medium of drawing.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
EDU000000
EDUCATION / General
EDU012000
EDUCATION / Experimental Methods
EDU029000
EDUCATION / Teaching Methods & Materials / General