Take the leap into stories and dance by going on imaginary adventures! Literature will lead you to creative art and poetry projects. Music will inspire you to learn salsa, merengue, cumbia, and hip-hop. From transforming books into creative visions to breaking down steps and routines, you’ll explore our wondrous world to create your own artistic visions. 3 – 5
Do you want to be a Twenty-First Century Renaissance person? Build your knowledge and creativity by not only studying literature and art, but creating it. By immersing yourself in contemporary short stories, writing in a variety of genres including fiction, nonfiction and poetry, you will also learn about the lives of great artists and create your own artworks based on their unique styles. Students will leave with a portfolio of work.
No matter when or where, we can take you there! Students will travel through important world events, explore cultures, and share their findings in a variety of fun and engaging formats. Along their journey, students create their own maps, learn about landmarks, and even publish their own ancient newspaper. Class is designed for students of all levels of academic ability.
Through the use of verbal expression, body language, improvisation, and other techniques, students learn the ancient art of oral storytelling. Students will discover their own unique talent and expressiveness as they “command the stage” and bring characters to life. Spanish only .
By principal recommendation only. Use your detective skills to hunt for context clues and discover new vocabulary. English language learners will be immersed in a supportive environment with an emphasis on reading and writing. Engaging games and daily discussions will prepare students for proficiency in English.