• Art

    Samuel Mickle Art Clubs


    Advisor: Dannielle Benedetto (benedettod@eastgreenwich.k12.nj.us)



    Mural Arts

    Grade 6: 3:20-4:15p Tuesdays


    Students will be divided  into groups by homeroom. An  equal number of class meetings will be provided for every session. Sessions last approximately 7-8 weeks.  Students will be working on completion of existing murals and additions. These murals include themes of character, education,  world peace, citizenship and sustainability. Mural students also paint the set and scenery for the school play. 


    Learning Goals:

    Exploring Message and meaning in art

    Promote school pride

    Create opportunity for team building experience

    Provide a non-competitive environment with healthy peer interaction and friendship opportunities


    Student Objectives:

    Students will:

    -break into groups

    -address school needs (including Clark)

    -divide assignments to teams

    -plan and discussed subject and location of future murals including canvas backdrops.


    Exploration piece: Mural Arts of Philadelphia virtual tour of Philadelphia Murals

    Discussion on meaning and message. Promotion of liberty echos through the art of Philly Murals.

    Samuel Mickle/Jeffery Clark Mural themes will continue with themes of good character, world peace, & sustainability.