New Year To Do List

1.  Make Pots! 2. Glaze Pots! 3. Load pots in the kiln! 4. Fire Pots!  

Clay Play Practice

Students in 3-8 are practicing with modeling clay to create sculptures. Clay takes a lot of practice to master. We will be studying masters in the history of clay as we move on to using terracotta clay to make our soup bowls for our fundraiser.

New Cassette Tape Projects

A new rotation of of 8th Grade students will be creating city scapes and characters with cassette tape. Bring in any old VHS if you want to upcycle them into some art images!

8th Grade: Cassette Projects

Students have unraveled, cut and organized the cassette tape for this weeks project making.  Which media will you choose…thin black organic lines of pen and ink or strong solid linear shapes from the cassette and tapes.

At the Core

At the Core Video   At the Core Video Look at the Core Values of Middle School Students from Seattle, Washington.  Do you have those core values instilled in you? Courage, Discipline, Integrity, and Wisdom….Work It!

8th Grade: Cassette Projects

8th Graders: Check out these projects made from cassettes from students in Apex North Carolina. What will you create? THE ART OF APEX HIGH SCHOOL   Students opened and unraveled one length of the cassette tape.  What line drawing will you make?  Will your art be geometric, personal or have animals in it.  Will there…

8th Grade Culture Collages

What’s important to you?   8th Grade Artist collage symbols and words to teach about his or her cultures.


Compost Kid is beginning at REMS!  Applications are available in the Art room during your lunch. Get your lunch first and then head on down any Monday to join the club!  After completing the application students will become leaders of our school composting program. Students will volunteer at lunch, educate through blogs and presentations and…

COMPOST KIDS Chatter Begins!

    Today we began introducing students to the ideas of  COMPOST KIDS at REMS.  Teams cooperate to read the t-shirts and create posters to tell us about the program.  This year, Compost Kids will be completely student led. Monday meetings will be held to explore the greenhouse, learn about our school yard and work…