Primary students began a new art unit this week: Storytelling through Animation! This unit is taught by Art Teacher Lorraine Artale and Art & Technology Integration Specialist Phil Lohmeyer. The class creates animations by using iPads, whiteboards, dry-erase markers, and small pom-poms.
Last week, in preparation for Whitby's March production of A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, more than a quarter of the Upper School took part in an immersive theatre workshop led by Third Rail Projects of New York City.
Last Friday, Upper School English Teacher, Jamie McQueen, headed a field trip for students, parents and teachers to the Bow Tie Cinema in Greenwich to see the highly praised documentary "I Am Eleven."
Whitby students who participated in the highly regarded AMC 8 mathematics contest distinguished themselves and Whitby with an impressive showing in the school's first year of administering this challenging test.
Seems simple enough, provide some colored tape and see what unspools. In Stepping Stones D, classmates spontaneously created a network of roads that circumnavigated the classroom.