AMPed Up Curriculum / Lesson 10 of 10
May 10, 2018

AMPed Up Curriculum / Lesson 10 of 10

Article 10 of 10 Performance Final / Capstone by Debi West What a joy it has been to share a few of my student’s most successful advanced art lessons this year. I am really excited to see how well these work for you and the creative ways in which you will springboard from them. One […]

AMPed Up Curriculum / Article 9 of 10
April 10, 2018

AMPed Up Curriculum / Article 9 of 10

Article 9 of 10 Poetry & Song Lyrics by Debi West In last month’s article, I talked about the importance of the art of storytelling. I believe that once our students realize how important it is to create art that has a story behind it, they are hungry for more! A few years ago, I […]

AMPed Up Curriculum / Article 8 of 10
March 02, 2018

AMPed Up Curriculum / Article 8 of 10

Article 8 of 10 Verbs & Nouns: The Art of Storytelling by Debi West Let’s be honest, there is nothing more important in education than literacy. Kids must learn how to read and write to be successful in life. Over the years, I have found that one of the best ways to teach and reiterate […]

AMPed Up Curriculum / Article 7 of 10
February 02, 2018

AMPed Up Curriculum / Article 7 of 10

Article 7 of 10 A Day in the Life by Debi West One thing I have noticed over the years is that our students don’t really reflect on their daily actions very often. So I thought it might make for a fun lesson so have them journal “a day in their life” and see what […]