Tag Archives: Middle school

Can you type in Chinese?

Ms. Strempack’s students began the year setting up laptop keyboards to type Pinyin characters.

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The Electric Art Project

Electricity and Art collided in 8th grade science classes in May.  Science teacher, Victoria Eng, along with teammate Jon Sikora, launched the Electric Art Project which Victoria created ten years ago in collaboration with colleagues at the Archer School for … Continue reading

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The Ken Ken Challenge

Mr. Nesbitt’s Math Applications classes take on the Ken Ken Challenge.

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FPE Reflection

The goals of my Capstone Project have not changed since my last reflection.  My biggest challenge has been keeping up the production and posting of new Middle School project videos.  With so much going on in each grade level, especially … Continue reading

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Creative Commons: Image Search and Attribution

Copyright infringement is a tricky topic and not so simple to address.  Here’s the project I submitted for Digital Assets In Educational Media.

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Art Scrimmage

Ileana Lavender’s Middle School Art students explain the processes they use to create colorful scrims. The project is a modification of  fabric screen designs frequently used in theatrical productions. Ideally, scrims are displayed hanging from the ceiling with the velum … Continue reading

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