Explorations in Art, 2nd Edition, Grade 3

Explorations in Art, 2nd Edition, Grade 3, eBook Class Set with 30 Student Books (print version) Zoom
Product Number: 858-8
ISBN: 978-16152-8858-8
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Your Price: $ 1922.95

This eBook Class Set includes a 6-year license and 30 student accounts. Other eBook Class Set options include 4- and 8-year licenses, and student accounts in groups of 60 and 200. For pricing on other options, please call 800-533-2847 or email ContactUs@DavisArt.com.

Explorations in Art, 2nd Edition, Grade 3, eBook Class Set with 30 Student Books (print version)

About Explorations in Art, 2nd Edition, Grades 1–6

Explorations in Art, 2nd Edition, is the most comprehensive resource for 1–6 art educators, with learning focused on Big Ideas and Essential Questions; brilliant fine art images from around the globe and across time, including some of the most exciting and innovative 21st century artists; engaging process-based studios; STEAM explorations, and meaningful literacy and STEM connections that complement art instruction. A focus on inquiry, artist as researcher, and choice ensures that students are fully engaged in their learning.

The eBook Class Set includes:
  • eBooks (Student Book and Teacher Edition)   Brilliant pop ups for every fine art image in the digital edition of the Student Book that will give your students the opportunity to view the highest quality close ups of each image as you zoom into any image up to 300%; search the books for any keyword, such as the name of an artist, theme, or an element or principle; share lessons with parents, your principal and supervisor; and much more!
  • Portfolios   Our easy-to-use, customizable Portfolios can be used to share artworks with parents, community members, and colleagues; as a daily or weekly artroom blog; or to showcase your professional accomplishments.
  • Curriculum Builder   Customize your curriculum and lessons with this easy-to-use Curriculum Builder. Your videos, images, and lessons will be ready for you each year!
  • Davis Digital Art Images   Easily search more than 35,000 brilliant fine art digital images to extend any concept or lesson. Search our comprehensive library by a number of categories, including artist, culture, medium, or element and principle. Tag images and create instant slide shows. Compare and contrast any two images.
  • 30 Student Accounts   Student Accounts are included with each eBook Class Set (available in sets of 30, 60, and 200). Each Student Account includes access to a Student eBook, Portfolio, and Davis Digital Art Images.

And . . .

  • A one-year print subscription to SchoolArts magazine, plus access to the digital edition of SchoolArts for the length of your Davis Digital license.
  • Reproducible Teacher Resources and Student Handouts
  • A six-year license

The Student eBook will dazzle your students with:
  • Brilliant pop ups for every fine art image. You and your students will be able to observe texture, techniques, and much more!
  • The ability to search by artist name, element, principle, and much more.
  • Thought-provoking Big ideas and Essential Questions relevant to students’ lives
  • Brilliant fine art images.
  • 54 process-based studios with stellar examples of student artwork.
  • Art criticism that encourages students to describe, analyze, interpret, and evaluate.
  • STEAM explorations through 21st century artworks.
  • Opportunities for student inquiry, research, and choice.
  • Artist biographies.
  • Helpful technique illustrations.
  • Student Handbook.
  • Key vocabulary in English and Spanish.
  • And much more!

Table of Contents
Each unit is organized around a Big Idea and begins with an Essential Question

Unit 1: Alone and Together: How do people share their lives with on another?
Unit 2: Invented Worlds: Where can our imagination take us?
Unit 3: Stories: Where do we find stories in our lives?
Unit 4: Places and Spaces: How do we connect with places and spaces in our lives?
Unit 5: Forces of Nature: How are we connected with the natural world?
Unit 6: Traditions: How do people participate in traditions?
Student Handbook

The Teacher Edition eBook includes:
  • Support for engaging students in exploring Big Ideas and Essential Questions.
  • Support for teaching through inquiry.
  • Differentiated instruction tips for each lesson.
  • Literacy, STEAM, and other cross-curricular links.
  • Assessment criteria for each studio.
  • Rubrics, informal assessment, checklists, and performance tasks.
  • Biographies of featured artists.
  • Suggestions for Children’s Trade Books to extend each lesson.
  • And much more!

This brief video will provide a high-level overview of the new second edition, including the Davis Digital platform.