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The Resource Frank Lloyd Wright for kids, Kathleen Thorne-Thomsen

Frank Lloyd Wright for kids, Kathleen Thorne-Thomsen

Label
Frank Lloyd Wright for kids
Title
Frank Lloyd Wright for kids
Statement of responsibility
Kathleen Thorne-Thomsen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides an introduction to the life and work of the architect and includes activities and recipes based on his life and art
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thorne-Thomsen, Kathleen
Dewey number
  • 720/.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • NA737.W7
  • N85.Z5
LC item number
  • T56 1994
  • T56 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wright, Frank Lloyd
  • Architects
  • Learning by discovery
  • Perceptual learning
  • Wright, Frank Lloyd
  • Architects
  • Architecture
  • Wright, Frank Lloyd
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Frank Lloyd Wright for kids, Kathleen Thorne-Thomsen
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0665/93038150-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 137)
Contents
Biography: Growing up -- Finding a job -- Learning to be an architect -- A home -- A studio -- The prairie houses -- The Hollyhock House -- Fallingwater -- Activities: Cooking Frank Lloyd Wright's favorite breakfast -- Learning how nature grows above and below the ground -- Learning more about the basic geometric shapes -- Finding the hidden shapes within the objects -- Discovering patterns made with shapes -- Learning about symmetry -- Comparing the design of houses -- Interviewing a long-time resident of your neighborhood -- Searching for clues to the history of old houses -- Reading architectural plans to solve a maze -- Drawing realistic and abstract flowers -- Making a paper flower from basic geometric shapes -- Experimenting with colors -- Building a cantilever and a model of Fallingwater with Graham crackers -- Making a model textile block from plaster -- Listening for sounds made by water -- Working a crossword puzzle -- Designing a city -- Finding hexagons in nature -- Planning seasonal festivals -- Planning a field trip to a Frank Lloyd Wright house -- Bibliography and answers
Control code
ocm29223171
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
v, 137 p.
Isbn
9781556522079
Lccn
93038150
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)29223171
Label
Frank Lloyd Wright for kids, Kathleen Thorne-Thomsen
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0665/93038150-d.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 137)
Contents
Biography: Growing up -- Finding a job -- Learning to be an architect -- A home -- A studio -- The prairie houses -- The Hollyhock House -- Fallingwater -- Activities: Cooking Frank Lloyd Wright's favorite breakfast -- Learning how nature grows above and below the ground -- Learning more about the basic geometric shapes -- Finding the hidden shapes within the objects -- Discovering patterns made with shapes -- Learning about symmetry -- Comparing the design of houses -- Interviewing a long-time resident of your neighborhood -- Searching for clues to the history of old houses -- Reading architectural plans to solve a maze -- Drawing realistic and abstract flowers -- Making a paper flower from basic geometric shapes -- Experimenting with colors -- Building a cantilever and a model of Fallingwater with Graham crackers -- Making a model textile block from plaster -- Listening for sounds made by water -- Working a crossword puzzle -- Designing a city -- Finding hexagons in nature -- Planning seasonal festivals -- Planning a field trip to a Frank Lloyd Wright house -- Bibliography and answers
Control code
ocm29223171
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
v, 137 p.
Isbn
9781556522079
Lccn
93038150
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)29223171

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