Week 6 (August 7-11): Junior Scholars

Week 6 (August 7-11): Junior Scholars

Minecraft Architecture – Chris Gehringer Each day the class begins by learning about a different type of architecture. We have visited different Minecraft worlds to so far explore the architecture of Japan, a modern city, and a connected community which is...
Week 4 (July 24-28): Junior Scholars

Week 4 (July 24-28): Junior Scholars

Seeing Like an Artist – Sharon Uibel This week in the art room we are experimenting with color with background, and foreground elements. Monday we made an African landscape as our background with beautiful line, elements incorporated into the watercolor giraffe...
Week 3 (July 17-21): Junior Scholars

Week 3 (July 17-21): Junior Scholars

Food for Thought: Engineering Ice Cream – Deborah Carter-Bruvik In Food for Thought: Engineering Ice Cream, scholars began the week exploring the engineering design process by taking on a number of  team challenges.First, young engineers created a Spaghetti...
Week 2 (July 10-14): Junior Scholars

Week 2 (July 10-14): Junior Scholars

Creative Movie Creative Movie Making – Diana Day Creative Moviemakers have been an inspiring and inspired group so far!  Monday, they dug in immediately with a video portrait activity. A modern take on Andy Warhol’s famous “screen tests,” the...
Week 1 (June 26-30): Junior Scholars

Week 1 (June 26-30): Junior Scholars

Engineering and Sustainable Energy: Michael Avilés Our class started off the week by learning about what it to means to be an engineer – a scientific problem-solver.  We spent some time Monday learning about the engineering method to solve a problem, which...