Art and Culture: Abstract Art: Lines, Rays, and Angles
- Age Range: 8-13
- Grade: 4-5
- Lexile: 660L
- Guided Reading Level: W
- Interest Level: 3-7
- Reading Level: 4.8
- Item: 27214
- ISBN: 9781425855635
- Language: English
- Dewey: 516.2
- Pages: 32
Meet the masters of abstract art! Students will take a close look at the lines, rays, and angles found in modern art as they read about influential artists like Josef Albers, Wassily Kandinsky, and Sophie Taeuber-Arp. By examining the simple shapes in modern paintings, students will gain confidence in their geometry skills.
This appropriately leveled math reader integrates math and literacy skills, and includes full-color images, mathematical charts and diagrams, and rich tasks that promote reasoning and critical thinking as students explore mathematics in a meaningful way.
- Text features such as a glossary, index, captions, and a table of contents increase understanding and build academic vocabulary.
- The DOK-leveled Math Talk section includes questions that facilitate mathematical discourse and activities with questions that students can respond to at school or home.
- Let's Explore Math sidebars and the extensive Problem Solving section provides numerous opportunities for students to practice what they have learned.