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Monthly Archives: July 2012


Design, Prototype and Time

Time hint:  Some teachers using the Arts, Books & Creativity curriculum in previous years found that time was an issue but wanted their students to complete the tunnel book.  So instead of having each student make the book, they asked students to work …


The Importance of Paraphrasing

Paraphrasing during the Visual Thinking Strategies process is very important and maybe a step which one might choose to skip. Don’t!  This post is a reminder of the importance of using vocabulary, which may be unfamiliar to  students.  Deborah Gaston, …


ABC Summer Institute Starts Soon

From July 16, through July 20, National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA) is hosting its third annual Art, Books, and Creativity Summer Teacher Institute.


ABC–Better Than Ever

Welcome to the updated website for Art, Books, and Creativity (ABC), the arts integration curriculum developed by the National Museum of Women in the Arts. This new site brings together the resources and interactive format developed by NMWA through two grants from the U.S. Department of Education.