Accent on Art

Accent on Art - Spanish and Mexican Art for the Spanish Classroom by Lonnie Dai Zovi. Accent on Art is a book – workbook containing brief readings in Spanish about 10 Mexican and Spanish artists, their lives and their works. Included with the readings are questions about the readings, highlighted vocabulary with exercises, map and timeline activities and other appropriate activities for the advanced high school or college student learning Spanish. Bilingual students from fifth grade on up can benefit from Accent on Art, too. Accent on Art is an excellent addition to any Bilingual or Spanish class.

The Spanish artists highlighted are:

  • El Greco
  • Diego Velásquez
  • Francisco Goya
  • Pablo Picasso
  • Salvador Dalí

The Mexican Artists highlighted are:

  • José Posada  (of La Catrina fame)
  • José  Clemente Orozco
  • Diego Rivera
  • Frida Kahlo
  • David Siqueiros

Bilingual classes (Spanish Language Arts) can use Accent on Art

  • as extra reading
  • vocabulary enhancement
  • cultural awareness
  • springboard for art units
  • history review

Spanish classes will use Accent on Art:

  • to satisfy the national, state and local foreign language standards for teaching culture in the classroom
  • for cross - curricular articulation
  • to activate the multiple intelligences in the Spanish class
  • for extra reading practice
  • for vocabulary enrichment
  • for a great unit after the Advanced Placement tests
  • great ideas for Spanish class projects

Many teachers also purchase Arte Español y Mexicano Para Colorear

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To see example pages click here  

To see Table of Contents click here   

Price: $21.95

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