Monthly Archives: January 2013

Grade 5 Heads to the City

As we pass the halfway mark in the year, 5th graders have wrapped up a fantastic painting project based on the geometry and tight living quarters of metropolitan areas. The focus for these cities was overlapping (seen in all the … Continue reading

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1000 Cups of Tea

8th grade students wrapped up some amazing and creative ceramic teapots.  After discussing tea ceremonies and the importance of the steeped beverage in cultures around the world, students looked at many examples of unique teapots.  We determined that all teapots need … Continue reading

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After many weeks and lots and lots (and lots) of squares, Mr. Adams’ 8th graders have pieced together a massive portrait of FMS Guidance counselor Dawn Girsch,  in the distinct style of artist Chuck Close.

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