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PHOTO GALLERY: Medford campus poetry jam

image9For the past two weeks the students in Ms. DiMarco’s class at the Y.A.L.E. School Medford campus have been learning about poetry. Each day the students learned about a new type of poem and then created their own. They learned about: Haiku, Diamante, Acrostic, Autobiographical, Cinquain and Limerick poems. To wrap up the unit on poetry students got to put together their own poetry book featuring their poems. Students were able to design the cover for their book to feature the topics they wrote about. View photo gallery

Medford campus students publish an original story book

IMG955281 (1) Students from Ms. DiMarco’s class at the Y.A.L.E. School Medford campus are now “published” authors and illustrators. In the beginning of this school year, two Medford campus classrooms went on a community-based learning trip to nearby Johnson’s Farm. Each student hand-picked four apples and one pumpkin before enjoying an exhilarating hayride. The students enjoyed the outing so much that Ms. DiMarco’s class decided to commemorate the occasion. Using their writing and illustration skills, they created an original story book, entitled Trip to the Farm. Read More »

VIDEO: Cherry Hill Lower School Art Classes “Rainsticks” Project

Students in Ms. Lussier’s and Ms. McNamara’s classes made and decorated “rainsticks” inspired by Native American traditional musical instruments. Each student customized their own project and shared in a group exploration of rhythm and percussion.

VIDEO: Origami Folding with Jeremy

Jeremy from Ms. Lippert’s classroom at the Cherry Hill campus teaches us how to do a simple origami project.

Photo Gallery: Students Make Hand-crafted Valentines to Send to Soldiers Overseas

YALE-CherryHill-Valentines-4Students at the Y.A.L.E. School Cherry Hill and Voorhees campuses created handmade Valentines to send to U.S. Soldiers serving overseas. Classes who crafted these handmade artworks include Ms. Kristin’s art students at the Cherry Hill campus and Ms. Blatherwick’s class at the Voorhees campus. View the photo gallery

New Art Projects for the New Year

Lower school student art projectsStudents in the Y.A.L.E. Cherry Hill Lower School are working on some cool new art projects in their Fine Art classes, including fierce dragons! Check out these photos of some recent student art works. Also, don’t forget that parents will be able to view student artworks on display at our annual Art Show, starting May 1st and running through May 14th. Read More »

Fine Arts classes flying into Fall in the Cherry Hill Lower School

Y.A.L.E. Fine Arts classes started the new school year with students “taking steps” towards their futures by designing their own sneakers and collage caterpillars. The metamorphosis of caterpillars into butterflies is our metaphor for a wonderfully transformative school year. Already, art students have created coffee filter butterflies, butterfly kites and paper bird gliders. Read More »