Books & Materials by Cathy Topal

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The teacher's guide to Cathy Topal's innovative printmaking approach. The book outlines effective and  developmentally appropriate activities that promote visual learning, motor skills, language development, and critical thinking ... simultaneously fulfilling curriculum requirements for art, math, and literacy.

Inspired by the Reggio Emilia approach, this guide offers a powerful new tool for exploring the basic element of line. Video and audio clips show teachers and children in action, demonstrate strategies for scaffolding learning are found elsewhere in this website. Paperback. 82pp. ISBN 978-0-87192-714-9