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Thank You Michigan Youth Arts!

I was award a grant from the Michigan Youth Arts which allowed me to purchase extra supplies. The goal was to use art in a cross-curriculum format. Yardsticks and other drafting tools were used to show that math can be used in art. Drawing boards have been used to take the students outside to observe […]

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Look who’s checking out the mural in B-wing hallway!

    K/1s, 2/3s, and 4/5s having been working on a collage mural to add some spring to our school. k/1s and 2/3s added some beautifully painted flowers. 4/5s painted small creatures to visit the garden. Middle school is finishing up their houses in

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Winter into Spring!

K/1s have had fun painting like Jackson Pollock, designing buildings like Zaha Hadid and drawing sunflowers like Vincent Van Gogh. 2/3s started the year making a Eric Carle animal collage. It helped them see the geometric shapes that make up the body of an animal. They are now working on drawing animals for their reports. […]

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Happy New Year!

I am very excited and nervous for my first Curriculum Celebration as the new art teacher. I plan on having artwork displayed in the hallways. In the gym there will also be a table with artwork to take home. The hallways will be alive with art. The k/1 and 2/3 classes have been busy with […]

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I am thrilled to have joined the staff as the new art teacher. I received a Masters of Art from Eastern Michigan University with a concentration in Sculpture and Jewelry. I am looking forward to bringing these skills to our students. Students have known me as an Instructional Assistant in Alexa’s classroom, an After School […]

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