Tag Archives: Art

Setting up the Studio Challenge 2014

I took this picture of period 4 at work on Wednesday as I was explaining how to take a panorama picture to one of the kids using the computer center. So this is a group of 8th graders all busy … Continue reading

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8th Grade Portraits

Each of the images in this post is the Before (on the right) and the After (on the left) drawings of my 8th graders. Every year I am required by the state to administer a Classroom Based Performance Assessment to … Continue reading

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2014 Evening of the Arts

 March 2014 was the first annual Evening of the Arts at North Middle School. With generous support from North PTA and the Everett Public Schools Foundation, plus our ASB program we combined drama, music and visual arts into a classy … Continue reading

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All About Sculpture

Definition:  Sculpture is any art that is 3-DIMENSIONAL using a technique of adding or taking away from a 3-D form.  A sculpture (medium) can be made from: EARTH: clay, wood, sticks, marble, stone, dirt, rocks, sand, snow, ice, bone, cement, … Continue reading

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All About Paint

Before the paint center opens we learn about the nature of paint. Pigment: A coloring material made of crushed Minerals and Plants or chemicals, usually held together with a binder. Binder: A material used to hold Pigments together in paint. … Continue reading

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