Tag Archives: Centers

“Draw Around the Room” Game

Opening the Drawing Center starts with the “Draw Around the Room” Game. I set out different drawing materials at each of my big art tables. Each table has materials and laminated technique/vocab cards and some examples of art in that … 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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Monitor, Reflect and Adjust

All good teachers Monitor, Reflect and then make Adjustments. The same is true of working in a TAB or Modified TAB classroom. Here are some of the adjustments I have made to this current studio challenge so far. ~But first, some of … Continue reading

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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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Studio Challenge

Inspired by MANY of my sessions at NAEA, I have created a Modified TAB Unit for my 8th graders. I attended many TAB related sessions and got reinspired to integrate these ideas into my classroom. Assignments had become more and more … Continue reading

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