Smiling like Sunshine: Book Sharing Monday:The Art Book for Children

Monday, 27 February 2012

Book Sharing Monday:The Art Book for Children


The Art Book for Children 1
The Art Book for Children 2

We bought these books when Defne was about one year old. I think it is important that children see paintings from  a young age even if they don't quite "understand" them. Both books feature a variety of genres and artists. Can dressing up be art? How Do you paint feelings? Can you paint a noise? Such questions throughout the books stimulates children's  creativity and imagination. Sometimes we look at the pictures and talk about them and sometimes Defne likes to "read" this book independently.


What have you been reading with your kids recently? 
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