Ursula Kolbe again… She writes: “As children listen to each other’s ideas and see each other’s work, they have opportunities to learn that there are different points of view. Through exploring a topic in different ways and from different perspectives, they expand their understandings.
As this poem shows, there is more than one way to view a tree.
a tree is a green umbrella
with brown bits
JENNY BOULT” (p.111)
Ref: (italics in original, bold blue emphases mine) Ursula Kolbe (2007) Rapunzel’s Supermarket: All about young children and their art. Second Edn. Pippinot Press: Byron Bay, NSW.