Students in Ms. Blodgett’s 6th grade art classes have spent several week creating stop-motion animation videos using our Hue Animation cameras and software. Ms. Blodgett asked the students to focus on a coming of age storyline and character development in addition to the craftsmanship, staging, and lighting of the production. Here are some photos of … More Stop Motion Animation
In the Tool Shop we’ve added a great, new machine called X-Carve. Check out this video to find out more about it! Our upper school intern, Katherine Hennessy, has been testing out different carving setting. Here she is carving a stamp for the steam lab.
It’s the year of the dog, and the whole school is celebrating Chinese New Year! To make it even more special, students in Ms. Zhu’s classes took 2 weeks to build a dragon for the Chinese New Year Middle School Assembly in addition to hosting Chinese exchange students! First, Mrs. Zhu came to the Lab with … More Making a Chinese New Year Dragon
Make your content come to life with scale models! All 6th Grade English classes are coming to the Lab to build scale models or meaningful symbols from the novel The Outsiders. We introduced the project using this SlideShow. After teaching scale modeling, we encouraged the use of the band saw, drill press, sanders, 3D printer, … More Scale Models & The Outsiders
Mrs. Mares has been taking full advantage of the Steam Lab Cooking Cart. Over the course of 6 weeks, French classes take one class period a week (usually Thursdays for those wanting to partake) to try a traditional French recipe. Oui oui!! Nom nom!! We have electric cooktops, oven, blenders, cutlery, … More French Cuisine
6 Westminster teams won GOLD at the Atlanta Regional Science Fair and will continue onto the state competition at the University of Georgia March 22-24. Nithya Guthikonda – Discovering the Effect of Additives on ProbioticsDara Watkins and Katherine Johnson – Piezoelectric Vibration Creation Stephen Shin and Aran Sonnad-Joshi – Cyclometer Will Jenkins – Robotic Tennis … More WildCats Achieve Gold at Atlanta Regional Science Fair