Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Art Books

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 11 new and published books in the subject of Art — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books

  1. Teaching Religious Education Creatively

    Edited by Sally Elton-Chalcraft

    Series: Learning to Teach in the Primary School Series

    Teaching Religious Education Creatively offers a brand new approach for the primary classroom and is crammed full of innovative ideas for bringing the teaching of RE to life. It helps teachers understand what constitutes a healthy curriculum that will encourage children to appreciate and understand...

    Published December 8th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Arts Integration and Special Education

    An Inclusive Theory of Action for Student Engagement

    Edited by Alida Anderson

    Arts Integration and Special Education contributes to research, policy, and practice by providing a theory of action for studying how linguistic, cognitive, and affective student engagement relates to arts integrated learning contexts and how these dimensions of engagement influence content area...

    Published November 5th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Young Children as Artists

    Art and Design in the Early Years and Key Stage 1

    By Suzy Tutchell

    From the moment a child is born, they interact with the sensory world, looking at colours, feeling textures; constructing mental and physical images of what they see and experience. Within all early years settings and into primary school, the aim for the practitioner, is to provide as many...

    Published April 25th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Using the Visual Arts for Cross-curricular Teaching and Learning

    Imaginative ideas for the primary school

    By Karen Hosack Janes

    As schools are being encouraged to develop more flexible and creative approaches to education, Using the Visual Arts for Cross-curricular Teaching and Learning provides practical guidance and ideas on using the visual arts as a starting point for imaginative, effective learning across a wide range...

    Published December 13th 2013 by Routledge

  5. New Pop-Up Paper Projects

    Step-by-step paper engineering for all ages

    By Paul Johnson

    New Pop-Up Paper Projects is an inspirational book for everyone who wants to learn and share the magic of pop-up paper engineering. Illustrated throughout with colour diagrams and photographs, this book guides you through basic techniques and foundation skills, offers advice on classroom planning...

    Published May 24th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Teaching Primary Art

    By Jean Edwards

    Teaching Primary Art is an introductory textbook for those training to teach and support learning in art in the primary school. The book first explores the underpinning philosophy and pedagogy of teaching and learning art, including why we teach it; planning and assessment; and teaching and...

    Published January 15th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Art Teaching

    Elementary through Middle School

    By George Szekely, Julie Alsip Bucknam

    Art Teaching speaks to a new generation of art teachers in a changing society and fresh art world. Comprehensive and up-to-date, it presents fundamental theories, principles, creative approaches, and resources for art teaching in elementary through middle-school. Key sections focus on how children...

    Published December 15th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Cultivating the Arts in Education and Therapy

    By Malcolm Ross

    The constituency for education and therapy in the arts is rapidly expanding beyond the conventional school and clinical settings to include the wider community. In Cultivating the Arts in Education and Therapy, Malcolm Ross integrates traditional Chinese Five Element Theory, also known as The Five...

    Published June 23rd 2011 by Routledge

  9. Teaching Visual Literacy in the Primary Classroom

    Comic Books, Film, Television and Picture Narratives

    By Tim Stafford

    Teaching Visual Literacy in the Primary Classroom shows how everyday literacy sessions can be made more exciting, dynamic and effective by using a wide range of media and visual texts in the primary classroom. In addition to a wealth of practical teaching ideas, the book outlines the vital...

    Published July 22nd 2010 by Routledge

  10. Supporting Children’s Creativity through Music, Dance, Drama and Art

    Creative conversations in the Early Years

    Edited by Fleur Griffiths

    There is a growing awareness in Early Years education that an essential part of children’s development involves creative engagement through language, gestures, body movements, drawing and music; creating shared meanings in playful contexts. Supporting Children’s Creativity through Music, Dance,...

    Published December 1st 2009 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Play and Creativity in Art Teaching
    By George Szekely
    To Be Published March 25th 2015
  2. Teaching Art to Young Children, 3rd Edition
    By Rob Barnes
    To Be Published May 7th 2015

Find more forthcoming books