Sky Tree

Author: Thomas Locker
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780064437509
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Questions at the bottom of each page lead to a unique discussion in the back of the book, where art and science are intertwined, and further depth is added to the wonder of Sky Tree.

Teaching Advanced Learners In The General Education Classroom

Author: Joan Franklin Smutny
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1452269602
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They can observe, write responses to, or create art pieces on the different levels
of brilliancy and color, as well as the effects on the environment. Locker and
Christensen's (2001) Sky Tree: Seeing Science Through Art is an excellent
source for this, as it blends both science and art in a series of breathtaking
paintings and related texts that illustrate such processes as photosynthesis. The
power of the sun's position on the “sky tree” is strikingly revealed and can assist
students in ...

Teaching Green The Elementary Years

Author: Tim Grant
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 9780865715349
Size: 70.16 MB
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Read the book Sky Tree: Seeing Science Through Art by Thomas Locker (
HarperCollins, 1995) and discuss how trees change through the seasons. Then
ask each student to choose a tree to observe, describe, and draw as it changes
through the year. (With younger students, you may wish to choose one tree to
monitor as a class.) This activity could take the form of an "adopt-a-tree" project in
which students complete a tree-adoption form and then make drawings, write
poems or ...

Differentiating For The Young Child

Author: Joan Franklin Smutny
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1412975565
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Leonardo da Vinci studied perspective and depth in painting, applied
mathematics and science to every aspect of his work, explored anatomy,
invented machines, and sketched designs for technology far in advance of his
time. Thomas Locker, a contemporary artist, has integrated science and art in a
format designed especially for teachers' classrooms. His Sky Tree: Seeing
Science Through Art (Locker & Christensen, 2001), Cloud Dance (Locker, 2000),
and Water Dance (Locker, ...

Media Skills For Middle Schools

Author: Lucille W. Van Vliet
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781563085512
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Friedhoffer, Bob. 1996. Magic and Perception: The Art and Science of Fooling the
Senses. Locker, Thomas, with Candace Christiansen. 1995. Sky Tree: Seeing
Science Through Art. Manguel, Alberto, and Gianni Guadalupi. 1987. The
Dictionary ofImaginary Places. Porter, Eliot, sel. 1967. From Henry David
Thoreau: “In Wildness Is the Preservation of the World.” Simon, Hilda. 1983. Sight
and Seeing: A World of Light. Lesson Ten / 183 LESSON 10: IS THE MEDIUM
THE MESSAGE?

Stem Life Science

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Publisher: Pieces of Learning
ISBN: 9781937113605
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Ask students what they know about the seasons and what types of changes they
see in trees, other plants, and animals when the seasons change. Read the book
Sky Tree: Seeing Science Through Art by Thomas Locker with Candace
Christiansen. Ask students if they have ever heard of the word pheno/ogy. As
they most likely have not heard of this word, explain to students what it means
using the following definition but adjusting it for their level of understanding:
Phenology is the ...

Sing Me A Story Tell Me A Song

Author: Hilda L. Jackman
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781401837297
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Lauber, Patricia. (1994). Be a Friend to Trees. lllustrated by Holly Keller. New
York: HarperCollins. Lockeer, Thomas. (2001 ). Sky Tree: Seeing Science
through Art. New York: HarperCollins. McGee, Mami. (1994). Forest Child.
lllustrated by A. Scott BanfilL New York: Simon 8 Schuster. National Wildlife
Foundation. (1998). Trees Are Terrific (Ranger Rick's Naturescope). New York:
McGraw-HilL Pandell, Karen. (1994). / Love You, Sun. l Love You. Moon.
lllustrated by Tomie dePaola.

The All Day Kindergarten And Pre K Curriculum

Author: Doris Pronin Fromberg
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136638997
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M. Brown. San Diego, CA: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. Christensen, C. (2001).
Sky tree: Seeing science through art. Illus. T. Locker. New York: HarperCollins.
de Paola, T. (1989). The art lesson. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons. Galone, P. (
1981). The three billy goats gruff. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Jacobs,J. (
Ed.) (1968). Pied Piper and otherfairy tales. Illus. J. Hill. New York: Macmillan.
Yenawine, P. (1991). Lines. New York: Delacorte. 10. Literacy in Oral Language,
Writing, ...

Learning Centers In Kindergarten Grade K

Author: Dorothy P. Hall
Publisher: Carson-Dellosa Publishing
ISBN: 1604184493
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Sheep in a Jeep by Nancy Shaw (Houghton Mifflin, 1997) Simon's Book by
Henrick Drescher (Harpercollins Children's Books, 1983) Sky Tree: Seeing
Science Through Art by Thomas Locker (HarperTrophy, 2001) Small Cloud by
Ariane (Walker & Company, 1996) Smile a Lot by Nancy Carlson (Carolrhoda
Books, 2002) Snow Dance by Lezlie Evans (Houghton Mifflin, 1997) Snowballs
by Lois Ehlert (Voyager Books, 1999) The Snowman by Raymond Briggs (
Random House, 1987) ...

What Do I Do About The Kid Who

Author: Kathleen Gould Lundy
Publisher: Pembroke Publishers Limited
ISBN: 1551381656
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Babbitt, Natalie. Tuck Everlasting. Brooks, Martha. Bone Dance. Creech, Sharon.
Walk Two Moons. Cushman, Karen. The Midwife's Apprentice. Holman, Felice.
Slake's Limbo. Hughes, Ted. The Iron Man. Jocelyn, Marthe. Earthly
Astonishments. Konigsburg, E.L. Silent to the Bone. Locker, Thomas. Sky Tree:
Seeing Science Through Art. Lowry, Lois. Gathering Blue. ______. The Giver.
______. Number the Stars. MacLachlan, Patricia. Baby. ______. Sarah, Plain
and Tall. Matas, Carol.