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What's going on in 4th-8th Grades

As promised, I am here to share with you what is going on with the older kids!  We always begin the school year working on color theory.   205 more words

Elementary Art

Something's Fishy!

My 8th grade accelerated Studio in Art students created these clay fish sculptures.  We used Sax under-glazes with Amaco gloss glaze on top.

I think this is one of my favorite lessons of all time.   131 more words

Karen Tashkovski

Not Captured

by Simone Weatherspoon

Not captured, but imprisoned.
Not abused, but corrected.
Not normal, but criminal.

A longing for the unattainable. To reach beyond
my grasp. The world is small when you put it in a cage. 74 more words


Feeling So High ...

by Kate Rodenmeyer

deprived of oxygen
and any feeling of
life. A jolt of electricity
pierces the sky and
the wings break like
a fallen angel … 44 more words


Baking a Cobbler

by Hunter Newell

Measure out your flour and sugar
pour in the milk then stir
melt a half stick of butter in a 9’x9’ pan at 325… 135 more words


Dandelion Wish

by Audrey Funkhouser

a dandelion, a flower so shear
the light limbs to blow away
a wish we hope will come true near
in the time of such a short day… 38 more words


Sitting Birds. Stones Fly. Birds Cry.

by Sameer Khan

     “Another one bites the dust,” Mother Bird chirps morosely as her third child becomes a victim to learning how to fly.

     The rest of the birds, which just so happens to be two left, all face gloom over the death of their siblings. 404 more words