Encore-Kinley

Visual Art Update for Wednesday & Friday May 29th & 31st

Visual Art Update for Wednesday & Friday May 29th & 31st Preschool: Graduation Kindergarten, First,Second & Third: Each student created a collage of a sail boat scene. They explored various forms of symbolic representation including symbols, images, and movement. Fourth: In groups of two students explored a WEBQUEST on the chromebooks to learn about art ...

By |2019-05-31T07:03:23-04:00May 31st, 2019|Categories: Encore, Encore-Kinley|

Visual Art Update for Monday, Wednesday & Friday May 20, 22 & 24th

Visual Art Update for Monday, Wednesday & Friday May 20, 22 & 24th Preschool: Graduation Kindergarten, First,Second & Third: : Students learned about the Sistine Chapel. They created artwork under their desks to simulate Michelangelo’s ceiling painting the Sistine Chapel. Each student recognized and described the relationship of artworks to their social and cultural contexts. ...

By |2019-05-24T08:54:51-04:00May 24th, 2019|Categories: Encore, Encore-Kinley|

Welcome to Catholic Schools Week 2019!

Welcome to Catholic Schools Week 2019! Catholic Schools Week is an annual celebration of Catholic education in the United States. Schools typically observe the week with Masses, open houses and other activities for students, families, parishioners and community members. Through these events, schools focus on the value Catholic education provides to young people and its ...

By |2019-02-01T08:15:04-04:00February 1st, 2019|Categories: Encore, Encore-Kinley|

Welcome back to school!!

Welcome back to school!! I have the pleasure of teaching Visual Arts to all the children at Saint Ambrose School. Throughout the year, student work will be exhibited in the school, at the Padua high school art show, Brunswick library, Christmas concert, spring Concert and the annual end of the year art show. Each child ...

By |2018-08-29T21:29:26-04:00August 20th, 2018|Categories: Encore, Encore-Kinley|

Visual Art Update for Wednesday and Friday May 21st, 23rd and 25th

Visual Art Update for Wednesday and Friday May 21st, 23rd and 25th Preschool: Students explored chalking Zoo animals on the pavement outdoors. Kindergarten and First:Students explored connections with engineering a bicycle. They developed their own unique style. Second: Mrs. Shreves’ class had a field trip (no art classes). Mrs. Kubas’s class created artwork in motion. ...

By |2018-08-29T21:29:27-04:00May 25th, 2018|Categories: Encore, Encore-Kinley|

Visual Art Update for Wednesday and Friday May 14th, 16th,& 18th

Visual Art Update for Wednesday and Friday May 14th, 16th,& 18th Preschool: Students learned about ZOO theme (animals Care for God's Creation) Kindergarten and first : Students learned about the art element of texture. They created a colorful ice cream cone made of shaving cream and collage materials. Second: Students learned about cultural art. They ...

By |2018-08-29T21:29:27-04:00May 18th, 2018|Categories: Encore, Encore-Kinley|

Visual Art Update for Wednesday and Friday May 7th, 9th, & 11th

Visual Art Update for Wednesday and Friday May 7th, 9th, & 11th Preschool: Students created animals in a ZOO. This was a cross-curricular exercise. Kindergarten: Students reduced objects into basic shapes and lines in relation to the whole Image. First: We identified and discussed what an artist does and found examples of works by artists. ...

By |2018-08-29T21:29:27-04:00May 11th, 2018|Categories: Encore, Encore-Kinley|

Visual Art Update for Wednesday and Friday April 30th, May 2nd, &4th

Visual Art Update for Wednesday and Friday April 30th, May 2nd, &4th Collaboration with Library “Right to read Week” Preschool: Kindergarten: Students read aloud the book: Matisse The King of Color by Laurence Anholt Read Aloud by Allie Lamb. Afterwards, students designed a collage. First: Students created a habitat collage part of a Cross Curricular ...

By |2018-08-29T21:29:27-04:00May 4th, 2018|Categories: Encore, Encore-Kinley|

Visual Art Update for Wednesday and Friday April 23, 25, 27

Visual Art Update for Wednesday and Friday April 23, 25, 27 Preschool: Kindergarten: Students listened to the story "The Girl Who Heard Colors". Afterwards, they implemented their own perception of what color looks like to them. The technique of collage was applied. First and Second: Students listened to the story "The Girl Who Heard Colors". ...

By |2018-08-29T21:29:27-04:00April 27th, 2018|Categories: Encore, Encore-Kinley|

Visual Art Update for Wednesday and Friday April 9th, 11th, & 13th

Welcome Spring!!!!!!!!!!! Visual Art Update for Wednesday and Friday April 9th, 11th, & 13th Preschool: Students created Q- tip daisey’s. They recognized and pointed out the basic elements of art in their artworks. Kindergarten: Students learned how to discover how combinations of primary colors create secondary colors First: Students experimented with watercolors while created an ...

By |2018-08-29T21:29:28-04:00April 13th, 2018|Categories: Encore, Encore-Kinley|