Chip Taylor Communications

Subject: Arts: Instruction & How-to

Hands On Crafts for Kids Series 6: Back in Time (cc)

This series takes us back in time, introducing traditional crafts that have been passed on through generations. Kids explore their creativity through crafts and also learn about all types of history and various cultures. Learning takes place through curriculum-based projects that teach an appreciation of various peoples Click for more

13. Americana: 1900's to Present Day (cc)

13. Americana: 1900's to Present Day (cc)

Five projects that celebrate treasured moments of 20th century America. Projects include: Star Travel Game - Steam Engines and later railroads were a big factor in the industrialization of Europe and America. Transportation helped push the world to a time where power driven machinery changed manufacturing. Art Deco Bulletin Board - Art Deco was invented in 1935. One of the most famous examples of Art Deco architecture is the Empire State Building in New York. Teddy Bear - In 1902, President Theodore Roosevelt lent his nickname, "Teddy," to a plush bear. A story was published about how he did not shoot a bear cub because it could not defend itself. The Teddy Bear became 100 years old in 2002. Old Glory Fresco - A fresco is a painting on a wall. The fresco technique involves painting on wet plaster. As the plaster dries it encases the color and the pigments form a permanent bond with the wall. This project involves the same look. Hawaii, the 50th state of the United States, was admitted into the union in 1959. Delta Airplane - The Wright brothers made their historic first flight in 1903. 05/08DE/CC Closed-Captioned PI 30 min.

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Science Fiction/Fantasy     Science: Agriculture     Science: Environment     Science: Natural & Physical    
So. Studies/Sciences: Geography/Cultures     So. Studies/Sciences: History     So. Studies/Sciences: Law    
So. Studies/Sciences: Philosophy     So. Studies/Sciences: Political Science     So. Studies/Sciences: Religion    
So. Studies/Sciences: Sociology     So. Studies/Sciences: U.S./World Issues    
So. Studies/Sciences: Women's Studies     Special Education    
Staff Development     Voc. Ed.: Business/Career/Communications    
Voc. Ed.: Family & Consumer Science     Voc. Ed.: Industrial & Technical