>There is a good book in Australia !!!! >The Arts in Early Childhood >by Susan Wright. >Published by Prentice Hall Australia 1991. >ISBN number.. 0 7248 1188 5 > >Prentice Hall are a division of Simpon and Schuster if that is any >use >Prentice Hall give a US address as Englewood Cliffs New Jersey > >Advice... >Just stay away from colouring in and cutting out pre drawn images >Let them draw, paint, clay and play dough sculpt and make at their >own level.. you do not "teach" art at this lever rather, >encourage arts expression. Good luck in your new venture. >Bob Greaves.
Cutting is fun. My first scissors lesson is called "snips." The kids cut
little construction paper pieces (not pre-drawn in any way) and paste them
creatively on a contrasting paper. Very interesting results! Kids love it
and learn to use scissors. You can also use gift wrapping paper, newspaper,