NBS Middle Schoolers created online collage slides to illustrate each line of the poem “An Invitation to Brave Space” by Micky ScottBey Jones. Follow the slides to read the poem and see the students’ interpretations. The poem in its entirety is posted lasted. The Middle Schoolers both captured the essence of the poem and made […]
Several North Branch classes created works of art from the amazing colors and blooms of September. Primary Yellow designed self-portraits from items found in nature, while the Seniors took inspiration from artist Andy Goldsworthy. As the students watched this two-minute video – Andy Goldsworthy Land Art & Environmental Art – the sounds of “Wow!” “Whoa!” […]
North Branch School is partnering with The Hospice of the Piedmont to bring a smile to senior citizens in area nursing homes and assisted living facilities. These seniors cannot have visitors, so, to brighten their day, the children are creating artwork and greetings. After making the art at home, they or their parents take a […]
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!