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Capturing Images Through Words

Early Childhood
Language Arts
Petunia and Glass Bottle, Georgia O'Keeffe
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A Garden for Monet

Visual Arts
The Water Lily Pond, Claude Monet, France
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Stitches in Time

Visual Arts
Album Quilt, Elizabeth Sanford Jennings Hopkins, United States
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