Fine Arts

Fine Arts (X) - Primary (X)

Chrysanthemum

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Chrysanthemum’s only problem, once she reaches school age, seems to be her name which becomes the object of ridicule by jealous classmates.

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Primary
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00:15
Chrysanthemum

Getting to Know William Steig (1995)

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A visit with the beloved author and illustrator of SYLVESTER & THE MAGIC PEBBLE and DOCTOR DE SOTO. Steig candidly talks about life, art and creating books for children.

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Primary
Elementary
Length: 
00:19
Getting to Know William Steig

Yeti's Color Splurge

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A game about colors for small children. The Yeti wants to color up his white surroundings - fortunately, he discovers a color lab.

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Primary
Elementary
Middle
Content Area: 
Fine Arts
Play Time: 
10 min.
Yeti's Color Splurge

Patrick

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Patrick is a story told without words of a man who buys a violin from a peddler selling all kinds of wares. This violin proves to be a very special instrument indeed.

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Primary
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00:07
Patrick

Casi (Ish)

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Ramon loved to draw. He drew everywhere and everything. He never put down his pencil until...

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Primary
Length: 
00:08
Casi (Ish)

He's Got the Whole World in His Hands

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Based on one of the most well-known spirituals in America, He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands is a visually rich depiction of the diversity and beauty of the world.

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Primary
Elementary
Length: 
00:07
He's Got the Whole World in His Hands

This is Daniel Cook: Creating - Art (2004)

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The five 6 minute segments in Creating Art are:
1) THIS IS DANIEL COOK AT THE ART GALLERY - Daniel learns about priceless paintings and hundred year old sculptures as he explores an art gallery. Daniel tours several galleries and plays 'I Spy' with his favorite painting.

Grade Level: 
Primary
Length: 
00:30
This is Daniel Cook: Creating - Art

John Philip Duck (2001)

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When young Edward first brought his tiny wild duck to the grand hotel where he worked with his Pa, his only thought was to keep it hidden. After all, he just needed a warm place for his little pet to stay during the day. Everyone helped keep his secret. One day, Mr. Schutt, the blustery hotel manager, discovered the duck swimming in the lobby fountain!

Grade Level: 
Primary
Elementary
Length: 
00:22
John Philip Duck

Palazzo Inverso

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Copies: 7

Mauk, mischievous apprentice to the master architect, must not draw on the plans for the new Palazzo. But by turning the plans a bit each day, he finds a way to alter them, turning the master's creation onto its head! Discover what mystery and excitement a small change of perspective has brought to the Palazzo.

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AD450L
Palazzo Inverso

Wee Sing Dinosaurs

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Copies: 1

THIS IS PART OF THE DINOSAURS CURRICULUM KIT

Anyone who loves dinosaurs will delight in this collection of original, fact-filled dinosaur songs and poems. Let your imagination carry you back 100 million years to a time filled with the most exciting creatures that ever roamed the earth—DINOSAURS!

Wee Sing Dinosaurs

Crafts for Kids Who are Wild About Dinosaurs

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THIS BOOK IS PART OF THE DINOSAURS CURRICULUM KIT

Provides instructions for twenty projects, including a triceratops ring-toss game, diplodocus body puppet, plesiosaur window decoration, necktie tree, and dinosaur feet.

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Crafts for Kids Who are Wild About Dinosaurs

Let's Make Music!

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Copies: 1

Multicultural Songs and Activities by Jessica Baron Turner and Ronny Susan Schiff

Moving Within the Circle

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Copies: 1

Contemporary Native American Music and Dance
Produced and Compiled by Bryan Burton

1994 World Music Press
PO Box 2565 Danbury CT 06813

Get Kids Singing Old Favorites

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Copies: 1

Songs That Kids Love to Sing
Uniquely arranged by Paul Jennings

Full performance, then accompaniment tracks only for each song (except "Ants...")

1.2. I've Been Working on the Railroad
3.4. Old Dan Tucker
5.6. A Frog Went A-Courtin'
7.8. I Met a Bear
9.10. This Old MAn
11.12.13. The Ants Go Marching
14.15. If You're Happy and You Know It
16.17. Turkey in the Straw

The Santa Claus Rock!

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Copies: 1

By Teresa Jennings

Full Performance
Instrumental Performance Only

Find the teacher guide (which includes sheet music) here: The Santa Claus Rock! Handbook

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