Studio Red 2017-18

Studio Red: daily do & draw 4/13

Dear Studio Red, Today we invite you to think with us about rain.  We will be reflecting on rain by reading poetry.  As poets write, they play with words.  They use all sorts of words to

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Studio Red: week 28

Dear Studio Red, This week we began with a video gathering on Monday.  It made us feel so happy to see our faces all together! Love, Lauri and Emily MEMORIES FROM A WEEK AT HOME Luca

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Studio Red: daily do & draw 4/10

Dear Studio Red, Today is Friday!  Our do & draw will bring you outside again.  Outside you will be creating.  Have fun! Love, Lauri and Emily daily do & draw DO How will you create something

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Studio Red: daily do & draw 4/9

Dear Studio Red, Today we are going to dig into our recycled collection box and pull out all those paper towel and toilet paper rolls!  Get ready to transform them into sculpture.  You will need scissors

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Studio Red: daily do & draw 4/8

Dear Studio Red, Today we invite you to continue our camouflage research!  What does camouflage mean?  Do you remember when you first heard this word?  Today we will continue to think about animals and how they

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Studio Red: daily do & draw 4/7

Dear Studio Red, Today we will be working with those sticks again.  There are so many possibilities for a stick and we would just love to try them all! This time we encourage you to find

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Studio Red: daily do & draw 4/6

Dear Studio Red, Today we were the authors of the Daily Invitation.  Please first visit the page, While We Are Away, and then return here to read our do & draw message!  Love, Lauri and Emily

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Studio Red: week 27

Dear Studio Red, It is the end of week three and it seems that we are all becoming more comfortable being away from school.  We continue to be amazed by all the work you are doing!

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Studio Red: daily do & draw 4/3

Dear Studio Red, We have noticed that so many of you have been cooking at home.  Food is important. We need it to stay healthy. It nourishes us in so many ways.  Food is beautiful to

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Mark’s Music 4/2/20

Luca has created his own Aiken drum at home, and wanted to invite others: “You can make it anyway you want if you want to make your own Aiken drum.  I cut out foam but you

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Studio Red: daily do & draw 4/2

Dear Studio Red, Today we are going to think about touch!  We are remembering the texture books we created together.  We each created a collection of materials to tell a story inspired by how they felt. 

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Studio Red: daily do & draw 4/1

Dear Studio Red, Yesterday we zoomed into our ears and focused our mind on what we were hearing.  Today, we will focus on sight.  This means we will be using our eyes.   Love, Lauri and Emily

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Studio Red: daily do & draw 3/31

Dear Studio Red, Yesterday we thought about the ways we calm our brains.  We remained as still as we could to focus on our breathing.  There was a story to guide us.  Our senses help us process

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Studio Red: daily do & draw 3/30

Dear Studio Red, Today is Monday!  On Mondays we offer a Daily Invitation to the whole school.  Today the invitation and the do and draw below are all about tools to use when we are feeling

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Studio Red: week 26

Dear Studio Red, Today we reflect back on another week away from the studio.  Your play at home has inspired us all!  Thank you for sharing back your do & draw play as well as all the

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Studio Red: daily do & draw 3/27

Dear Studio Red, Along with many teachers at Lincoln Nursery School, Lauri and I have been busy sewing face masks to give to local hospitals.  All this sewing reminded us of the connection Jackson made between

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Studio Red: daily do & draw 3/26

Dear Studio Red, We have heard and seen that many of you have been playing with chalk.  Kieran has figured out how to grind chalk, while Ian has been using it to create drawings in his

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Studio Red: daily do & draw 3/25

Dear Studio Red, Today’s do and draw will continue our flag research!  When we want to learn about a subject, we can look for more ways to explore it.  We begin to make new connections.  Learning about

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Studio Red: daily do & draw 3/24

Dear Studio Red, Today our do & draw is inspired by Charlie Nicholson!   Love, Lauri and Emily daily do & draw DO How will you construct a shelter? Last week Charlie Nicholson shared photographs of her building

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