Houses and homes around the world
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Houses and homes around the world by Josephine Karavasil

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Published by Dillon Press in Minneapolis, Minn .
Written in English


  • Dwellings -- Juvenile literature,
  • Architecture, Domestic -- Juvenile literature

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Brief text and photographs introduce the many different types of homes of people around the world.

Edition Notes


StatementJosephine Karavasil.
GenreJuvenile literature
SeriesInternational picture library
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23258343M
ISBN 100875183360

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  The range of houses from around the world shown is very good and the amount of text is very good for a budding bookworm. However, being a big fan of the big DK book with lots of text "boxes" full of info, I wish this book about houses was like that to REALLY maximise the sense of amazement and curiosity about the different way people live around the world/5(20). Materials • books about homes around the world, such as Houses Around the World by Yoshio Komatsu (Shelter Publications) or Come Home With Us by Michael Twinn (Child’s Play International) • pictures of homes around the world from magazines and travel brochures • world map or globe. Picture Book Project: Homes Around the World. “The Potential of the Child is stunted when the end point of their learning is formulated in advance.”. – Carla Rinaldi. Children’s literature holds so many possibilities for open-ended explorations. As Maria Montessori stated, education is not something a teacher does, but a process which occurs naturally and spontaneously in any child. "If You Lived Here: Houses of the World" by Giles Laroche is a nonfiction book describing all of the different types of houses from around the world. This book highlights multiculturalism and gives the reader a feel for what it would be like to live in that particular place and style of home. The illustrations in this book are phenomenal/5.

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