“Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.”
- Helen Keller
Upper School Mod 1 Learning Exhibition - Thurs, Sept 20
Mod 1 is already coming to a close and we want to showcase some of the amazing work that students have engaged in by inviting you to our first Mount Vernon Learning Exhibition!
Musical performances, exhibits, visual art displays, projects, and independent studies will be showcased in creative ways throughout the Upper School Building.
Here are a list of the classes that will be involved in this exhibition.
Check to see if your student will be involved in one or more of these awesome presentations!
Algebra 2 (Robin Mathews) Desmos Art Project
AP Computer Science Principles (Robin Mathews/Brande Jones) Scratch Programming Projects
AP Latin (Sam Baroody) Aeneid recitations and translations
AP English Literature and Composition (Jenn Lloyd) Why Literature?
Chemistry (Brande Jones) Artists as Chemists
Chemistry (Brande Jones/James Roberts) Art and Chemistry: Exploring the materials that make art beautiful
Concert Band (John Grove) Performance feat music by Frank Ticheli, Billy Strayhorn, Marvin Gaye and a performance by our senior ensemble
Geometry (Gary Furman/Alexis Albertie) Honors Distinction Projects
Humanities 9 (Jenn Lloyd, Amy Choi, & Audrey Schewe) Geometric Patterns in Islamic Art Humanities 9 (Marie Graham) Writing & Editing an International Magazine
Humanities 9 (Michael Griffin) My Story in Comics Form
Humanities 9 & 10 (Meg Brooks, Jenn Lloyd, Ben Potter & Audrey Schewe) Honors Distinction Projects
Ind. Study: Maverick Farrah (Erin McCubbin) Filmmaking
Intro to Ceramics (Michelle Erling) Depth and Atmosphere
Intro to Commercial Music & Recording (Terrance Greene) Fire State of Mind
Intro to Photography (Mariana Depetris) Storytelling Lens
Live Event Production (Terrance Greene) Tech Crew
Real World Artists (Mariana Depetris) Toys & Games: Creating a self Biographical product.
TED (T.J. Edwards) 8-Bit Awesome & High Design speakers
TED iD (T.J. Edwards) Hyper-Personal Prototyping
Innovation Diploma (Brad Droke) Design Briefs
Virtual Reality (Marie Graham) Empathy and Entrepreneurship
2D Design (Mariana Depetris) 2D Art Exhibit
All Exhibits Open
AP Latin Recitations Begin in the Art Gallery
Students & Parents gather for Concert Band Performance in the GC Gym
Students get to view each other’s work & give feedback
All students and teachers help clean up and reset for school on Friday
Exhibition Closed. See you November 1st for Mod 2 Learning Exhibition!
Parents - are you able to help volunteer for a few hours next Thursday, please click here
For questions about a particular class/exhibit, please contact your student’s teacher.
For general inquiries about Learning Exhibitions, email Matthew Neylon at [email protected]