ArtK12: Draw Asia - Volume 2

ArtK12: Draw Asia - Volume 2

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ISBN: 9781530672110
Grades: 3-8

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Geography is essential to a child's education. And basic to that study is a simple outline of states, countries and continents. In Draw Asia: Volume II, I have tried to give students an easy introduction to committing the map of one-half of Asia to memory. Through simple, step-by-step instructions, students learn to draw each country as it connects to its neighbors and, with a little practice, will be able to draw this half of Asia as a whole.

Asia is big! It contains over 40 countries and many bodies of water, so requires two volumes. This second volume covers the eastern half from China to the Pacific Ocean. Volume I covers the western half of Asia from the Sinai Peninsula to India.

Category Description for ArtK12 Draw the World Series:

Kids hear and read names of places in connection to history, people, events, books, vacation plans - everywhere! But without an understanding of geography, all places only mean "somewhere." This series aims to help children commit maps of regions to memory. With simple, fun instructions, children start at one end of a region and work their way around until they can easily draw the whole region from memory. Pages have the featured state or country name at the top, tan backgrounds and a colorful border across the bottom featuring buildings, landmarks, animals, and vehicles representative of the region. The middle of each page holds the surrounding states/countries/features learned so far, bordered in black and labeled with their abbreviation (states) or name (countries, major bodies of water), and the one being learned bordered in red along with memorable instructions for drawing it. For example, Learn to Draw Africa begins with drawing the Red Sea: "At the top, right side of the paper (not too close to the edge), begin with the Red Sea. It's easy to draw; it looks like a slug oozing its way up toward the top of the page." From there you'll add countries moving westward and then south, one at a time, until you can draw the whole continent! Text is a handwritten font and outlines are simple sketches. Though an actual map is always a nice resource, these simplified shapes will be much easier for young students to draw than all those little nooks and bumps! To contrast this series with the Drawing Around the World series, this book's sole focus is being able to draw the region and uses simple shapes, while Drawing Around the World also includes state/country facts and information, review of state/country names, blank map labeling, and more exact borders. Drawing Around the World is a write-in series, while you will practice these books with your own paper. Books run approximately 65 pages, measure 8.5"x11", sc. - Steph




Primary Subject
History/Geography
Grade Start
3
Grade End
8
ISBN
9781530672110
Format
Paperback
Brand Name
ArtK12
Weight
0.45 (lbs.)
Dimensions
11.0" x 8.5" x 0.19"
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This entire series is FANTASTIC! Work through one book at a time, and your kids will know how to draw the ENTIRE world. AMAZING!!
Kari U on Apr 19, 2020
Cartography strand with Classical Conversations community
Kami O on Jan 10, 2020
This entire series is FANTASTIC! Work through one book at a time, and your kids will know how to draw the ENTIRE world. AMAZING!!
Kari U on Apr 19, 2020
Home School
Sunny G on Mar 18, 2020
Cartography strand with Classical Conversations community
Kami O on Jan 10, 2020
Used as a supplement to Classical Conversations Challenge A. I want my child to have a firm foundation in knowing the world. What better way then cartography?
Roxanne G on Sep 20, 2019
These help my dyslexic daughter with the CC Challenge A cartography.
Shannon D on Jul 31, 2019
I used the USA version of this curriculum and loved it. It really helps you understand the map.
Angel S on Jul 20, 2019
Being a tutor for Challenge A in Classical Conversations, I want to model good learning skills. Since I cannot draw, I needed a lot of help in this area!
Tawnya B on Dec 20, 2018
My daughter enjoyed volume 1 and wants to continue with volume 2.
Rebecca on Aug 31, 2018
My family and I have used Draw Canada and Draw USA and love it! An easy way to get more familiar with geography.
Bridget N W on Jun 12, 2018
A FRIEND LOVES THESE AND WE USE IT ALONG WITH THE HISTORY WE ARE FOCUSING ON
Lauri S on Mar 7, 2018
Works well for my 9y.o DD.
User on May 8, 2017
The kids are loving ArtK12: Draw Europe and asking for more!
Shannon C on Dec 13, 2016
Looks good for use with Challenge A geography for Classical Conversations
Marie P on Jul 25, 2016
We've only used Africa in this series so far, and it made drawing the countries SO EASY! It gave my daughter great motivation that she can "actually do this".
april p on Jul 17, 2016
Home School
Sunny G on Mar 18, 2020
Used as a supplement to Classical Conversations Challenge A. I want my child to have a firm foundation in knowing the world. What better way then cartography?
Roxanne G on Sep 20, 2019
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