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Happy World Series Eve…Go Sox!

Amazing what can be done with some Legos and stop-motion animation…GO SOX!

Art Clubs Thriving in Mendon-Upton!

Art Clubs Thriving in Mendon-Upton!

As I was cleaning up after 5/6 Art Club today and my group was walking down the hallway mingling with 7/8 Art Club as they left Mr. Hansen’s room, it struck me that the Art Clubs had just begun as usual at both Memorial and Clough schools as their day starts and ends later than […]

It’s Working!

It’s Working!

The independent student access to our Artsonia gallery is working very well! In just 3 days, over 75 works of art have been uploaded. Way to go artists! Here is a link to the Artsonia exhibit: http://www.artsonia.com/museum/gallery.asp?exhibit=690927 Artsonia has now enabled art teachers to link exhibit photos with Animoto to make videos quickly and simply. […]

Exciting News About iPads in the Art Room!

Exciting News About iPads in the Art Room!

My exciting news is that I have found a safe, secure way for my students to share their Every Day Drawing Challenge drawings. Our online gallery, Artsonia, has a new feature for teachers to make exhibits open for students to upload their own work. As you may know, I have been looking for a sharing […]

Every Day Drawing Challenge – October Tasks

How-To Video for Loop Bracelet on a Home-Made Loom

How-To Video for Loop Bracelet on a Home-Made Loom

Mikki and Rory made this time-lapse video today to show how easy it is to make a fishtail loop bracelet on a home-made loom:

Loop Bracelets

Loop Bracelets

We made loop bracelets in Art Club today! But we made the looms first. Last week when Art Club met for the first time this year, the most requested activity was loop bracelets. As you know, Rainbow Looms are $16 each, and as you can imagine, that’s just not in the budget for this Enrichment […]