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Re: Books for elementary


From: Donald Peters (softsnow_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Thu Oct 05 2000 - 07:14:44 PDT

>The only title I can remember is something like" When Mootees met
>Pigasso" .

Here are some more:
Katie and the Mona Lisa--Nina Laden
Katie Meets the Impressionists--James Mayhew
The First Starry Night--Joan Shaddox Isom
Camille and the Sunflowers: A Story About Vincent Van Gogh--Laurence Anholt
Picasso and the Girl with a Ponytail: A Story About Pablo Picass0--Laurence
Degas and the Little Dancer: A Story About Edgar Degas--Laurence Anholt
Leonardo and the Flying Boy--Laurence Anholt
Once Upon a Lily Pad: Froggy Love in Monet's Garden--Joan Sweeney
Bijou, Bonbon and Beau: The Kitten Who Danced for Degas--Joan Sweeney
A Blue Butterfly: A Story About Claude Monet--Bijou Le Tord
A Bird or Two: A Story About Henri Matisse--Bijou Le Tord
Marie in the Fourth Position: the Story of Degas' The Little Dancer--Amy
A Boy Named Giotto--Paolo Guarnieri
Michaelangelo's Surprise--Tony Parillo
Antonio's Apprenticeship: Painting a Fresco in Renaissance Italy--Taylor
Marguerite Makes a Book--Bruce Robertson
The Starry Night--Neil Waldman
Pish, Posh, said Heironymous Bosch--Nancy Willard
Emmas Rug--Allen Say
Charlotte in Giverny--Joan MacPhail Knight
Anna's Art Adventure--Bjrn Sortland
Angela Weaves a Dream: The Story of a Young Maya Artist--Michelle Sola
Squeaking of Art: The Mice Go to the Museum--Monica Wellington
Not in the House, Newton!--Amy Hest
The Ink Keepers Apprentice--Allen Say
Painting the Wind: A Story of Vincent Van Gogh--Michelle Dionetti
Linnea in Monet's Garden--Christina Bjork
Art Dog--Thacher Hurd
You Can't Take a Balloon in the Metropolitan Museum--Robin Preiss Glasser
You Can't Take a Balloon in the National Gallery--Jacqueline Preiss Weitsman
any of the Harold and the Purple Crayon books by Crockett Johnson

This should give you something to start with! :)

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