Dreaming Up: A Celebration of Building

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Lee & Low Books, Incorporated, Oct 1, 2012 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 40 pages
4 Reviews
"A collection of concrete poetry, illustrations, and photographs that shows how young children's constructions, created as they play, are reflected in notable works of architecture from around the world. Includes biographies of the architects, quotations, and sources"--Provided by publisher.

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User Review  - Turrean - LibraryThing

A beautiful introduction to architecture. Shape poems accompany pictures of children building, with photos of related architecture on the facing page. Very cleverly done! I want to use this at the beginning of our architecture unit for third grade. Read full review

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User Review  - Marlene28 - LibraryThing

The book shows different structures around the world. There are also kids shown building this structures. The main objective is to show creativity. Age 2-5 Source: Pierce collage Read full review

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About the author (2012)

"CHRISTY HALE has illustrated numerous award-winning books for children, including several for Lee & Low Books. Dreaming Up is the second book for which she is also the author. As an art educator, Hale has introduced young readers to the lives and works of many artists through Instructor magazine's Masterpiece of the Month feature and accompanying workshops. Hale lives with her husband and their daughter in Palo Alto, California."

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