WorldCat Identities

Hosack, Karen

Overview
Works: 43 works in 96 publications in 4 languages and 2,910 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  History 
Roles: Author, Contributor
Classifications: ND1145, 759
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Karen Hosack
Great paintings : [the world's masterpieces explored and explained] by Karen Hosack( Book )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2018 in English and French and held by 947 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features works from great artists through the ages including Zhang Zeduan, Rothko, and Botticelli; examines the story behind each piece; and explores the social context of each
Animals by Karen Hosack( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents various ways artists capture animals in art, including sculpture, paintings, and drawings
Buildings by Karen Hosack( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what various types of buildings are for and what the builders were trying to show
Using the visual arts for cross-curricular teaching and learning : imaginative ideas for the primary school by Karen Hosack( Book )

14 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As schools are being encouraged to develop more flexible and creative approaches to education, Using the Visual Arts for Cross-curricular Teaching and Learning provides practical guidance and ideas on using the visual arts as a starting point for imaginative, effective learning across a wide range of curriculum subjects. Underpinned by established and current educational thinking, it uses real-life examples to explore how this approach has been used successfully by individual class teachers and as whole-school projects. Offering proven strategies supporting the principles of personalized learning, it will help you involve children in devising cross-curricular themes and setting their own lines of enquiry. Supplemented throughout with case studies and ideas for great artworks to get projects started, as well as examples of children's own work, it explores:developing individual pupils' talent and respect for their own and other cultures; using a single painting as a starting point for learning in a range of subjects; finding inspiration for your own cross-curricular projects using the visual arts; underpinning all activities with educational purpose; planning for and assessing progression in learning; discovering and using art resources in your region. The tried and tested strategies in Using the Visual Arts for Cross-curricular Teaching and Learning will give all primary school teachers the confidence to explore the benefits of placing the visual arts at the centre of a creative, appealing curriculum"--
Photography by Karen Hosack( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces children to photography, focusing on its artistic aspects and the various ways photographs have been used throughout history as works of art
Drawings and cartoons by Karen Hosack( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigates the history and techniques of "cartoon" drawing, a type of art that originally covered more aspects of drawing than it does today
Sculpture by Karen Hosack( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces children to sculpture, focusing on its artistic aspects and the various ways it has been used throughout history as works of art
Textiles by Karen Hosack( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes different uses for textiles, which can be worn, knitted from metal or wire, or sculpted
Nature by Karen Hosack( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents various ways artists capture the natural world in art, including in sculpture, paintings, and drawings
Homes by Karen Hosack( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents various ways artists capture houses in art, including in sculpture, paintings, and drawings
Families by Karen Hosack( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents various ways artists capture families in art, including in sculpture, paintings, and drawings
Weather by Karen Hosack( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents various ways artists capture weather in art, including in sculpture, paintings, and drawings
Paintings by Karen Hosack( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to painting presents examples of famous paintings throughout history, discussing many styles including Pop Art and photorealism
Food by Karen Hosack( Book )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents various ways artists capture food in art, including in sculpture, paintings, and drawings
Meesterwerken by Karen Hosack( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in Dutch and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bespreking van 66 spraakmakende schilderijen uit de kunstgeschiedenis
Painting by Karen Hosack( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing by Karen Hosack( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How artists see by Karen Hosack( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the work of artists and designers from a wide range of cultures, styles and disciplines. From drawings and paintings to prints, photographs and sculptures. Includes notes for teachers with acitivities. Suggested level: primary
Meisterwerke : weltberühmte Gemälde im Detail by Iain Zaczek( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les chefs-d'oeuvre de l'art : peinture by Karen Hosack( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.36 (from 0.10 for Great pain ... to 0.92 for Meisterwer ...)

Great paintings : [the world's masterpieces explored and explained]
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AnimalsBuildingsPhotographyDrawings and cartoonsSculptureTextilesNatureHomes
Alternative Names
Hosack-Janes, Karen

Hosack Janes Karen 1971-....

Hosack, Karen

Hosack Karen 1971-....

Janes, Karen Hosack

Janes, Karen Hosack 1971-

ホサック・ジャネス, カレン

Languages
English (64)

French (3)

German (2)

Dutch (1)