Around The World Crafts: Great Activities For Kids Who Like History, Math, Art, Science And More!
Around the World Crafts has more than 30 Hands-on Learning projects for ages 7 and up from Home Education Magazine columnist and teaching artist Kathy Ceceri. Easy to follow step-by-step photos show you how to make realistic-looking crafts, suitable for gifts or school presentations. Includes lots of interesting facts about the people who made the craft and how they used it, along with related activities and print and Internet resources. Kids and adults can learn how to add on an abacus, design a Medieval gargoyle, compare different solar cookers, and find out why boomerangs fly and try an Early American paper craft. Crafts include a working electrical telegraph, African and Scandinavian baskets, flipbook animation, prehistoric cave drawings, and Mexican-style yarn paintings. Great for home, school, scouts, 4-H -- and anyone who loves making crafts!