POT THAT JUAN BUILT, THE/ LA VASIJA QUE JUAN FABRICO
Author: Nancy Andrews-Goebel Illustrator: David Diaz
Grades: 2 - 5
Guided Reading Level: P
Release Date: 2004
Themes: Biography;Multicultural;Hispanic;People at Work
Juan Quezada, one of Mexico's most famous potters, used his creative gifts to transform his impoverished village of laborers into a thriving artists community. Children will learn about his life and work through glowing artwork and poetic language.
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