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Packed full of exciting ideas and powerful visual aids, this book offers field-tested activities to help practitioners encourage and nurture young children’s creativity and imagination.
Chapter 2: Starting from the Visual Arts
Starting from the Visual Arts
Exposure to the visual arts offers children the opportunity to explore the possibilities of two-dimensional and three-dimensional representations. If they are offered a wide range of activities and encouraged to use all their senses, children will be stimulated to express their emotions and ideas in a variety of ways. They will be given the opportunity to explore and begin to make sense of the world they live in and make connections in their life experiences.
Hopefully they will feel confident ...