Articles by: Alison Bastik

Meet me in the Middle

Meet me in the Middle

The Grade 3 and 4 students this term were put to task, to sketch a portrait of themselves.  In the first lesson, students were told to look at themselves in the mirror and to look at what details they have that no one else has. This included their eyes, nose, mouth, ears, lines and shapes. I explained to students that not[Read More…]

by November 19, 2018 Creative Expression
Art Students shine this year at the Metro South Visual Art Compitition/Exhibition

Art Students shine this year at the Metro South Visual Art Compitition/Exhibition

Every year the WCED runs a visual art competition, where all Government schools and students can enter. This year, 20 of our students entered the competition and 4 of then made it to the Semi Finals that were held at Spine Road High School on the 23rd of August 2018. All 4 students won their division and took home first place in[Read More…]

by September 13, 2018 Creative Expression
Nelson Mandela Month

Nelson Mandela Month

Nelson Mandela Creative Expression started off with the big bang this term as we took a look back at Nelson Mandela for Mandela month. The Grade 3-7s had a class discussion on who Nelson Mandela was, and what he has done for our country. We also discussed what Mandela month is all about and what it means to give 67minutes.[Read More…]

by August 23, 2018 Creative Expression, Primary
KING of my CASTLE

KING of my CASTLE

Grade 1 Hall were very excited when I told them that they would begin painting this week! After a a quick demonstration on what to do, they jumped into it. Using different shapes and sizing they were encouraged to paint a castle. Their cattle was to include window, doors and the like. Our Grade 1s decided to be the Kings of their Castle.[Read More…]

by March 15, 2018 Creative Expression