"Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were, but without them, we go nowhere." -Carl Sagan
I love a creative mind. That's why I enjoy the fun things Philadelphia graphic design artist Charlie Layton draws on his freezer. Each Friday, Charlie takes 25 minutes to let his mind wander as he creates a masterpiece on his dry-erase surfaced freezer with a simple, black dry-erase marker. Take a moment to look through Mr. Layton's work: Freezer Friday
On Tuesday in art class, 4A was joined by an artist in residence named Sarah Ferguson. She helped the students create clay self-portraits. Thanks to all the parents who came to assist and to Anjanette McHayle for passing these photos along. Look for these to come home sometime in the near future.
Have you ever wondered how sports teams get their names? There's a new Social Studies extra credit opportunity that requires you to figure out how some teams got their names. Click on the "extra credit" tab at the top to challenge yourself.