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YAL - Young Adult Literature Presenter Unit 2005/2006



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  Chasing Vermeer

by Blue Balliett


YAL Presenter Unit 2005/2006

Subjects: Language Arts, Art, Technology
Grade Level: 5th, 6th, 7th 8th, 9th
Posted: March 2006 (Pre CCSS)

YAL Conference Workshop Description & Documents

Joining the Chase
Paul Mack and Becca Manery, Presenters

Paul Mack, an artist and art educator, and Becca Manery, a writer and literacy specialist, teamed up to create an educational DVD that introduces students to the characters, settings, and themes of Chasing Vermeer and the art of Johannes Vermeer. Paul and Becca will demonstrate how students can use art, technology, and the spirit of inquiry celebrated in the book to launch their own multimedia investigations. - Workshop Description for YAL 2005


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