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    Dance, Movement & Meditation: Grades K-5

    The Art Education Department is working in conjunction with the Office of
    School Climate on the implementation of strategies that involve a dance,
    movement, and meditation component. These would be used during times
    deemed appropriate by the teacher and only take a up to 5 minutes per day
    to integrate during class time.

     

    Watch: Making School Mindful: The Benefits of Meditation for Children

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    Musical Theater: Grades 6-8

    The Art Education Department is working with Theater of Youth, Raices Theater
    and Ujima Theater Company to implement one 6th/7th/8th grade musical per school this year.

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    Technology in Innovative Art Specialty Programs: Grades 9-12

    • Fashion Arts & Design Studies (FADS) program @ South Park High School: sewing machines, 3D printer, iPads/laptops, poster maker, digital drawing tablet 
    • Architecture & Design Academy (ADA) program @ International Prep: 3D printer, iPads/iMac laptops, poster maker, digital drawing tablet 
    • Media Arts & Film Academy (MAFA) program at Lafayette High School: iPads/iMac laptops, poster maker, digital cameras 
    • Media Arts & Animation Program (MAAP) @ daVinci High School: 3D printer, iPads/iMac laptops, poster maker, digital drawing tablet 
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    Field Trips: Grades K-12

    • Albright-Knox Art Gallery Grades 3, 7 and High School Foundation Course
    • Neglia Ballet Dance - Grades K-6 Nutcracker
    • Theater of Youth, Paul Robeson Theater, Raices Theater Company, and Ujima
      Theater Company Grades 5+ TBD
    • Shea’s Performing Arts Center Grades 9-12 Hamilton & Three Musketeers