Archive | May, 2014

Land Art Mandalas in Year 2 / 3

Year 2 / 3 students created land art mandalas with resident artist, Mr. Carl White, to express how rocks and minerals are used in our communities. Using natural materials, the students worked in groups to create a piece of land art that would be viewed by the community. Over the course of two weeks, the […]

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Aztecs vs the Spanish in Year 8

Every once in awhile the stars align and present an opportunity to add breadth and depth to the learning experience by finding ways to bridge the disciplines of Math, Science, Social Studies and Language Arts through Arts Immersion. With Year 8 students studying the Spanish conquest of Mexico, we decided to plan our Arts Immersion […]

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