The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds
A teacher encourages Vashti in her artistic abilities by making her own mark, a dot. The teachers’ positive response prompts Vashti to create a wide range of dot paintings. “At the school art show a few weeks later, Vashti’s many dots made quite a splash.”
Series: The Dot (1); Ish (2); Playing From the Heart (3)
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- Candlewick Press: Creatrilogy Classroom Guide
- Kids Health in the Classroom: Self Esteem Teacher’s Guide
- The NED Show: The Dot Lesson Plan
- Northern Ireland Curriculum: Art and Design Activities
- Peter Reynolds Official Website
- Peter Reynolds Website: Questions & Answers about The Dot!
- Peter Reynolds Website: Activity Ideas
- Reading is Fundamental: Support Materials
- Read Works: The Dot 1st Grade Unit
- Walker Books: International Dot Day ClassroomGuide
- Take a look inside
Books by Peter H. Reynolds
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