Tag Archives: 8th grade

2014 Studio Challenge Wrap-Up

A few Friday’s ago we wrapped up our studio choice challenge and our state testing. Here are some thoughts on how it went, along with how I might go forward with the project in the future. Student Reflections: The last day … Continue reading

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New Themes

While I am still reading reflections and grading final artworks from the Studio Choice Challenge, it is time to move on to something else. I need to go back to tweak how the points work and how often to have … Continue reading

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Student Reflections

My favorite part of this artwork was i had fun making it and my least favorite part was moving all the textures into place because it was repetitive. I learned that a lot of of the best things are made … Continue reading

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Week Two and Three Projects

Here is some more artwork from other students for Weeks 2 and 3 for the 2014 Studio Choice Challenge Student Spotlight This student loves collage, so it wasn’t a surprise that she wanted to get into that center quickly. She … Continue reading

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High Score- Low Score

I was asked in the TAB-Yahoo group to update them on how the challenge was going, specifically in regard to the points. One teacher questioned whether the kids would obsess about the points and get competitive in a negative way. … Continue reading

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