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Weizmann families enjoy a pre-school-year Dodgers Game! (August 2016)

 

Another successful art fair! (June 2016)

Students worked in many media this year and had the opportunity to delve into concepts in design, fine art, art history, and crafts. 

In crafts, all students worked in clay and textile arts, including creating ceramic works, working on the potter's wheel, weaving yarn and baskets, making mosaics, and quilting.

In art history, students learned about famous artists--including Degas, Chagall, Van Gogh, Calder, and Joseph Albers (theory of color relationships), among others--and had an introduction to the ancient art of Chinese brush painting. 

In fine art and design, students developed skills using charcoal, pencil, paint, and mixed media to illustrate, draw from nature, and create abstraction.

WDS 7th and 8th Graders Return from Washington, D.C.! (May 2016)

Our 7th and 8th graders recently returned from Washington, D.C. with their friends from New Horizon School in Pasadena. They met with Congresswoman Judy Chu, visited national monuments and museums, watched floor debates in the Senate, and participated in their own mock Congress!