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International Dot Day With Augmented Reality!

International Dot Day With Augmented Reality!

  Each year we celebrate International Dot Day in the 5/6 art room. International Dot Day is inspired by the book The Dot, by Peter H. Reynolds. Not to give the story away, but when the main character, Vashti, is consumed with “artist’s block” upon seeing a blank white page, her art teacher encourages her to […]

Geek Is Glam

Geek Is Glam

This looks like a GREAT opportunity to explore and discover new and interesting things. And don’t forget, where there’s STEM, there’s STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) – because you can’t create anything great without design…! See it larger here: Geek is Glam

Awesome Autumn Enrichment Offerings In Art!

Awesome Autumn Enrichment Offerings In Art!

It is not too late to sign up for Enrichment classes at Miscoe Hill. I’m pretty excited to be offering two classes: Flat Clay! What Did You Say? will run on Tuesdays. Could you use an extra hand or do you just like to work with clay? If so, this clay class is for you. […]

Coolin’ It In The Art Room

Coolin’ It In The Art Room

I’m happy to see the hot, humid weather has broken and the forecast calls for a much cooler week ahead. No need for ice buckets this week! We are, however, introducing sketchbooks and starting first sketchbook projects in 5/6 Art at Miscoe! Please make sure to bring your sketchbook to class every day!

Video, Apps & Important Note

Video, Apps & Important Note

Open house was held at Miscoe Hill for grades 5 & 6 tonight. It was a sincere pleasure to meet so many new parents/guardians and to see once again parents/guardians of my sixth grade students. For those of you who couldn’t attend, here is what you missed: Yes, there was a hand-out. Lucky for you, it […]

Stop By And Say “Hi” At Open House On Thursday Night

Stop By And Say “Hi” At Open House On Thursday Night

School is open and your kids want you to see where they’ll be creating all of their magical artwork this year! Please stop by room #317 to say, “hi” and enjoy a video of the cool things we do in art class. Looking forward to it!