No two are the same! Neither the snow people nor the children who created them. Each child is different and each approaches projects, play, learning, and life in different ways. Hooray for that and hooray for the teachers who have the freedom to encourage these differences!
Ever wonder just what goes on in a school day? Well, now that things are in full swing, we thought we’d give you a look at just one hour, in one day. In addition to art, music, Spanish, and games, Krista’s class readied the garden for a new crop. They took the garden markers decorated with […]
We are thankful for the inspiration and encouragement NBS art teacher, Karen Blackburn, gives to every student. Beginning April 7th, North Branch students’ art will be on display at the Nelson Memorial Library in Lovingston. The art curriculum is based in Teaching for Artistic Behavior (TAB) techniques. TAB is a nationally recognized choice-based art education […]
This GratiTUdESDAY is all about creativity and friendship. Our students create amazing Valentine’s containers and then the real fun begins, as the make Valentine’s cards for their friends and teachers. During Friday assembly, the Big Room will resound with “a friend on your left and a friend on your right, Vive La Compagnie!”
Visitors to North Branch always comment on our beautiful stained glass windows. These were created by Kerry Gates, a parent/stained glass artisan, who worked with teams of students to cut the glass leaves and trunks. After she pieced them together, they were placed in our entrance windows where we are thankful for them on this […]