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Welcome! My name is Ms. Elliott and this is my sixth year teaching at Highland Park Middle School in the Middle Years Programme of International Baccalaureate. I have been a middle school visual art educator for twelve years, both in Minneapolis and Saint Paul. I majored in studio art and art history at the University of Iowa and earned my Masters in Education from the U of M.
On this site, you will find a description of art classes offered, as well as student examples. On the sidebar to the right, please take a moment to explore a few art-related websites. The Twin Cities is a thriving art community and you will find information on current arts events in the area, in addition to learning resources related to the arts.
A - Knowing and Understanding Art
B - Developing Skills in Art
C - Thinking Creatively
D - Responding to Art
Common Inquiry Questions
- What is real?
- How do we record?
- Why and how do we create?
- What is important to me?
- How does art impact society and culture? How is art a reflection of society and culture?