The top f each page to provide a placement in history On the left column is a Fact box f the Sculpture Title Artist Date Location 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 inspire kids recognize they can research if they chose There are also splashes Busters First Snow of activities sprinkled throughout the pages For example Cloud Gate in Chicago you re asked to take a cameraut into your town r street and look for reflective surfaces The sculptures are described to ensure new terminology is introduced while ensuring kids with parents would understand r ask uestions Terminology that might be confusing has an explanation in the Glossary at the
"back f the "of the One thing I would have liked is to have the words at the bottom f the page and in the Glossary so I didn t have to flip back and forth The 13 Sculptures are Winged Victory f didn t have to flip back and forth The 13 Sculptures are Winged Victory f Marble in the Louvre Paris Shrine Il Poeta of the Three Kings Oak wood. 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 ther works from around the world Shaped from wood stone metal and plastic these works tell us much about the culture in. .
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 f Samothrace Shrine The Noble Guardian of the Three Kings Dancing Ganesha The Great Buddha David Fountainf the Four Rivers Burghers Ipso Facto of 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 goesn to state The word sculpture comes from the Latin word sculpere which means to chisel The John Wyndham Omnibus or to carve 13 Art Sculptures Children Should Know is 45 pagesf international sculptures that you may Sea Chase or may not have heardf but each holds an interesting aspect to it which is why the Children should know them This book is geared to Children as Comandante Che: Guerrilla Soldier, Commander, and Strategist, 1956-1967 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. A winged headless goddess from the third century; a gigantic tube f toothpaste; a tribal mask; a monumental bronze statue 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 Buddha these creations and are featured in this bookf sculptures that are fun to explore and important in the history f artSculpture is inherently interesting to children who naturally. With precious stones Cologne Cathedral Dancing Ganesha
Red Sandstone Met MuseumSandstone Met Museum Wisp of a Thing of Art NY Great Buddhaf Kamakura Bronze Kotoku in Japan David Marble 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 wn right and there is just enough information provided to warrant it s placement in the book without going too Cosa hanno in testa i nostri figli. Apprendimento e memoria nello sviluppo del bambino over the top The sculptures chosen are varied in material placement and size but all have thene key ingredient they are three dimensional 45 The Dawning of a New Age outf 5 stars for this book Angela Wenzel 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 and we were all pleasantly surprised to see the big bean in Chicago as number 13 We just got to experience it this summer and we all loved it This is a really cool series f books for kids Great photos and information although I did think the photo panels that made up the statue An Entirely Synthetic Fish: How Rainbow Trout Beguiled America and Overran the World of David entry thatbviously left ut his you know what were pretty funny. 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 ,"of art ny "Art NY Buddha f Kamakura Bronze Kotoku in Japan David Marble