Tiverton Middle School

Fall 2019

 

Grades 5 – 6
Acting! Comedy! Improvisation!
with Samantha Travis
Tuesdays – beginning October 22, 2019
2:30 PM – 3:50 PM

This is a beginner-level acting class for anyone who wants to explore being on stage! Each week students will learn skill building games, basic terms, and work together in groups and with scene partners! Perfect for young actors and actors who want to gain more confidence!

 

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Classes are $55 for the 6-week session. There is a $2.50 registration fee charged by CourseStorm when paying by credit card.

 

Grades 5 – 8
Flower Power and Paint!
with Maida Burns Vandale
Tuesdays – beginning October 22, 2019
2:30 PM – 3:50 PM

Students will work with art teacher and landscape designer Maida Van Dale to learn about flowers and the art of painting fauna and flora! Painting and pressing flowers into clay is on the menu, as well as discovering your green…and red, and blue and yellow and purple thumb!

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Classes are $55 for the 6-week session. There is a $2.50 registration fee charged by CourseStorm when paying by credit card.

 

Grades 5 – 8 
Frame Up!  Intro to Film Making
with Christopher Grace
Thursdays – beginning October 24, 2019
2:30 PM – 3:50 PM

This intro to film making will lead students into how to approach making a short film. Students will create “frames” to get an idea of how to set up a shot, generate story boards, and how to work in groups to write, direct, and act in a short film using a variety of applications. Students will be going outside to shoot on some days. Students are welcome to bring iPads or smart phones (iPads will also be available in the class).

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Classes are $55 for the 6-week session. There is a $2.50 registration fee charged by CourseStorm when paying by credit card.

 

Grades 5 – 8
Intro to Photography
with Meredith Brower
Thursdays – beginning October 24, 2019
2:30 PM – 3:50 PM

This intro class with well known local photographer and eco artist, Meredith Brower will cover the basics of learning to photograph images with shadows and light and capturing a feel for a picture. Students are welcome to bring their own camera, smart phone or iPad to class. Please note: Students will be going outside on some days to photograph.

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Classes are $55 for the 6-week session. There is a $2.50 registration fee charged by CourseStorm when paying by credit card.

 

Grades 6-8 (with 5th graders by referral)
Who Am I Anyway?  This is Me.
with Gloria Crist
Tuesdays – beginning October 29, 2019
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

This exceptional SEL/Integrated Arts program, graciously funded by the Tiverton Prevention Coalition, runs 16 weeks and examines the social, emotional and creative BIG THEME issues adolescents and teens are facing. This program tackles real issues: peer pressure, bullying, social media, gender identity, and self awareness and self expression with different modules throughout the five (5) months of classes.

This class meets at Tiverton High School in the theater on Tuesdays from 3-5 pm. Students are met at TMS by a team of THS Drama mentors and walk over to THS. Classes are led by Gloria Crist with a team of staff leaders who will engage students in art; theater and performing; group discussion; yoga and mindfulness; written word and music.

This program concludes on February 27th with a community performance, gallery and talk back. Registration means students commit to the FULL PROGRAM and adhere to the guidelines established. Enrollment is limited.

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This class is FREE (graciously funded by Tiverton Prevention Coalition).