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Third Grade Makes An Art Installation

Okay, I will admit it.  I had ulterior motives when we did this weaving project. Yes, I had a bag of over 500 compact discs I needed to get rid of.   935 more words

Whole School Projects

Anatomy of a Lesson

Recently, as I stapled artwork into a wall for a bulletin board display, a fellow teacher stopped by to chat. He looked at the art and pointed to one of the pieces.   1,219 more words

In The Artroom

Collaboration and Community Building

Every year for the past three years, I’ve made a whole school bulletin board message to get our year started.   491 more words


End of Year Art Shows

After teaching art for four years, there is one thing that has remained constant – the End of Year Art Show.  How do you showcase over 650 students’ masterpieces in a small space and small moment in time?  348 more words

Whole School Projects