Use Norman Rockwell’s Saturday Evening Post covers to teach words and build communication skills.
Rockwell is known as The Saturday Evening Post’s most famous illustrator. He submitted his first successful cover painting, “Mother’s Day Off”, to the Post in 1916. Over the next Forty-seven years his work appeared on the cover a total of 323 times. Each cover that he created tells a story. The images are rich with detail and these details offer a wonderful opportunity to teach and contextualize new words.
- Teach new words
- Build language skills
- Build communication skills
- Participate in group conversation
- Printed or digital copies of various Saturday Evening Post covers.
- Drawing paper
- Markers and crayons