Leonardo da Vinci for Kids: His Life and Ideas, 21 Activities

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Chicago Review Press, Oct 1, 1998 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 104 pages
The marriage of art and science is celebrated in this beautifully illustrated four-color biography and activity book. Kids will begin to understand the important discoveries that da Vinci made through inspiring activities like determining the launch angle of a catapult, sketching birds and other animals, creating a map, learning to look at a painting, and much more. Includes a glossary, bibliography, listing of pertinent museums and Web sites, a timeline, and many interesting sidebars.
 

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Contents

ONE A Boy in Vinci
1
TWO The Young Apprentice
7
THREE A Genius at Work
29
FOUR I Shall Continue
61
Glossary
80
Biographies
82
Resources
85
Bibliography
87
Credits
88
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Janis Herbert is a freelance writer. She lives in Hayward, California.

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