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Making Friends, Protesting Racism with Joanie

At Red Oak Community School, the Egrets, grade 3 – 5, were learning the History of Protest Music.  When most people think of protest songs, they usually think of songs that say “no” and highlight areas of human interaction that are not positive. I believe that sometimes the best protest songs are actually songs that…

Percussion with Krate

Krate Digga is a teaching artist at Parkmoor Elementary. This year he worked with kindergarten students. This is a drum/percussion exercise that doesn’t require any of the instruments usually used in class so students can practice rhythm anywhere.

Spring Nests Poetry with Candace

Candace Mazur Darman is a teaching artist currently working with the Ohio State School for the Blind and A.G. Bell. She is a poet, performer, and artist. Here is an activity she put together for spring time. This activity is based on book This Is The Nest that Robin Built by Denise Fleming. Engineer a…

Mini Yoga Hide and Seek with Joanna

Joanna Johns is a teaching artist at Forest Rose school in Lancaster, Ohio. She teaches children’s yoga and mindfulness and is a certified children’s yoga teacher (6 weeks ~ teens), including yoga for children with special needs, parent and baby yoga, children’s yoga therapy, and Trauma Informed Teaching Practices. She holds a 200 hr yoga…

Air Dry Clay Dragon Eggs with Kate

Kate Aumuller is a teaching artist at Bridgeway Academy. She and her students explored cells and biology through art making. She has been making dragon eggs since the stay at home order. Here is the first of two lessons for making dragon eggs. The clay is also gluten free! How to make air-dry clay (no…

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