Spanish Introduction through Art in our Afterschool Clubhouse Program

Spanish Introduction through Art in our Afterschool Clubhouse Program

Local artist and Spanish teacher, Keely Collins, introduces PS1 students to Spanish language through cultural art projects using an array of media and techniques including painting, sculpture, drawing, photography and mixed media. Vocabulary and language structure are woven throughout each art lesson. Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) was explored through face painting and portraiture, as seen here in these incredible photos taken by Keely. At the end of this session, students will have experienced a repertoire of new artistic skills, and developed an understanding of basic Spanish.

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