Author Archives: Cynthia

TAB Update: 2006-2007

Continuing with TAB Choice in my 8th grade classes and a more structures Elements Focus in my 6th and 7th grade Classes The big thing 1st trimester was furniture! Several kids brought in used chairs and a night stand and … read more

Animation: Claymation

For the Year 2005-2006 We received a grant from the Everett Education Foundation to support Claymation in my classes. I created “Sound Stages” with foam core. The students created backdrops and props. They also built their own clay characters using … read more

TAB Update: 2005-2006

CHOICE in the Middle School Classroom is going well. My classes are mixed grades 6th, 7th and 8th. You can probably sense my personal strengths in the individual projects as that is what I can be passionate about and guide … read more

TAB Update: 2004-2005

My first year at my new school teaching full-time art. My classes are mixed grades 6th, 7th and 8th. I provided a structured guide through the basic elements of art and some basic pottery. Towards the end of the year … read more