"Influenced, perhaps, by my early experience at a Montessori school... I am all for encouraging children to work productively with their hands.... It is good to give them knives, for instance, as early as you dare.... to slice a hard-boiled egg neatly.... Talk to children as you plan menus. Let their small, sensitive noses sniff.... as you shop."
—Julia Child, Julia Child & Company
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GREEK PITA BREAD
We looked at some classical Greek mosaics and explored triangles, rectangles, flowers, and trees by creating mosaics of our own.
Mosaic art assists in the development of:
For the tree mosaics, we first sorted the different colors and shapes of beans.