The Power of Pictures

The Power of Pictures

Creating Pathways to Literacy Through Art, Grades K-6

Book - 2008
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In The Power of Pictures book and companion DVD, Beth Olshansky introduces teachers to her art-based approach to literacy instruction. At the heart of her approach is the Artists/Writers Workshop. Through study of quality picture books and hands-on art experiences, students learn to visualize, "paint pictures with words," and ultimately create their own artistic and literary work. --From publisher's description.
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, c2008
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780787996673
Branch Call Number: 372.5 OL8p
Characteristics: xxvi, 230 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm. + 1 videodisc (DVD : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.)
Alternative Title: Artists/writers workshop


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