Make it! Write it! Read it!
Preschool and elementary. Price $19.95 ebook
Zephyr Press www.zephyrpress.com
Make it! Write it! Read it! is a paperback book perfect for preschool and elementary-level educators hoping to enhance classroom lessons, or for parents or caregivers, looking for fun and creative activities for children.
This book teaches both art and literacy skills while encouraging creative self-expression.
There are seventeen easy-to-follow blank book designs using different supplies. A supply list is included for each design, as well as a pattern. The supplies are usually standard classroom art supplies (with the exception of coffee filters) They also have twenty-three cross-curricular book projects.
Make it! Write it! Read it! includes:
Ø Educational objectives
Ø Skills developed
Ø Materials needed
Ø Clear, step-by-step instructions
Ø Literacy connection ideas
If you are a creative, hands-on teacher, or your child is a creative, hands-on learner, this would be a valuable tool to teach reading skills. It helps also visual learners as they are able to use art to express what they are learning. Recommended.