The Story in the Picture: Inquiry and Artmaking with Young Children

@inproceedings{Mulcahey2009TheSI,
  title={The Story in the Picture: Inquiry and Artmaking with Young Children},
  author={Christine Anne Mulcahey},
  year={2009}
}
When children look at works of art they tell stories, share experiences, imagine, and explore. This book provides teachers with the skills, and freedom, to design rich and open-ended art experiences for young children. The author looks at the work of a variety of artists and offers guidance for using these artworks as taking-off points for conversations and creativity with a range of materials. She demonstrates that using fine art reproductions in the early childhood curriculum allows children… CONTINUE READING