Category Archives: Mixed Media Collage

Images inspire Words; Words inspire Images: Short Story Blog Posts

Inspiration and ideas come from everywhere….it’s sensory and stimulating – and it’s what makes life so interesting!! This lesson idea came from a variety a wonderful conversations with colleagues and a children’s book called, Patches.  I set out to develop … Continue reading

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Cast Your Vote!

Today is election day! For the past three weeks, my students have been working on a mixed media collage as a visual means of “casting their vote” for the next president or “taking a stand” on an issue pertinent to … Continue reading

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Every Wall is a Door

Ralph Waldo Emerson was the one who said, “Every wall is a door”.  This quote has always helped me to remain optimistic and hopeful. It seems fitting for this post and my student’s work above. My students are finished with … Continue reading

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