A virtual gallery of art created by students in grades 5 through 8 at Ford Middle School in Acushnet, MA! Use the left-hand menu below to explore all exhibits. Click on any image to enlarge and/or to view in slide show mode.
2018-19 Grade 7 students tried their hands at the real-life career of being a "Google Doodler". These artists have the task of coming up with "Doodles" based on the famous Google logo to feature on the search engine's web page. This job requires creativity, originality, research, and the ability to communicate using symbolism. Our challenge was to create a Google celebrating a world country or culture. Can you identify the country in each of these Doodles??
2018-19 Grade 6 Students studied the art of the Middle Ages. The tradition of a family Coat of Arms began in the Middle Ages. This art work includes a variety of symbols and colors on a shield representing the family. Students used colored pencil techniques to complete their original designs, and Model Magic with metallic paint to create their 3-D helms.