Teach your students how to draw and motivate them to practice their writing with the award-winning Draw•Write•Now® series! The Draw•Write•Now® series uses easy-to-follow drawing and writing lessons - which integrate art and language arts with geography, history, social studies, and science.
Each lesson includes step-by-step drawing instructions and four sentences that relate to the drawings. The lessons are wonderful springboards for research projects and creative writing activities, too!
Each 64-page book includes 21 theme-related drawing and writing lessons. A wealth of factual information on each topic, questions to prompt discussion, recommended book lists and countless ideas to spark children's creativity and imaginations are also included in each book.
The books can be used in any order. If you are working with children who need to develop confidence in their drawing skills we recommend starting with Book One -- it is the easiest book in the series. Book Five, our popular U.S. history book, has the most challenging lessons in the series.
Book 6 focuses on animals and habitats and features 21 easy-to-follow lessons and a wealth of information on these three topics. Animals and Habitats - On the Land; Ponds Rivers; and Oceans. Animals and Habitats On the Land provides an opportunity to learn about the speedy jack rabbit and his shrub land neighbors and climb high peaks with mountain goats. In Ponds and Rivers splash with frogs in wetlands and swim with turtles in lakes. The Oceans section provides an exploration of shallow tidelands with hermit crabs and herons swim sunlit waters with dolphins and then plunge into the oceans dark depthshome of weird and wonderful sea creatures.