Monthly Archives: April 2011

8th Graders provide seats for Outdoor Classroom

In collaboration with Master gardener Janet Hutchinson, FMS students and teachers worked together to create a new outdoor learning space at the Middle School.  Mr. Barnard’s Multi-age built a deck platform and Mr. Adams’ 8th graders made the seats. Students … Continue reading

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Self Portraits from the 7th grade

7th graders rose to the challenge of a new and difficult medium; charcoal, to handle their dramatically lit self portraits.  This traditional drawing material is messy and takes practice to use, but the students jumped in and produced some strong … Continue reading

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New work from grades 5 & 6

Sixth graders have finished the first assignment of the new trimester, a carefully observed drawing of student created still life displays.  Students worked hard to use multiple drawing techniques and a range of values to make their drawings look 3D. … Continue reading

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