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Leonardo da Vinci for Kids

His Life and Ideas, 21 Activities (For Kids series #10)

Janis Herbert


List Price: 17.95*
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The marriage of art and science is celebrated in this beautifully illustrated four-color biography and activity book. Kids will begin to understand the important discoveries that da Vinci made through inspiring activities like determining the launch angle of a catapult, sketching birds and other animals, creating a map, learning to look at a painting, and much more. Includes a glossary, bibliography, listing of pertinent museums and Web sites, a timeline, and many interesting sidebars.

Praise For Leonardo da Vinci for Kids: His Life and Ideas, 21 Activities (For Kids series #10)

"Enthusiastically recommended." —Favorite Resources for Catholic Homeschoolers

"One of a series of terrific history-based activity books." —Home Education Magazine

"Beautifully illustrated...Can stimulate lesson plans and thematic units to engage and stimulate children throughout a long, hot summer."  —Texas Child Care

“Lively and engaging.”  —Montreal Families

Chicago Review Press, 9781556522987, 104pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 1998

About the Author

Janis Herbert is a freelance writer. She is also the author of The American Revolution for Kids, The Civil War for Kids, Lewis and Clark for Kids, and Marco Polo for Kids.