Category Archives: Mandalas

A Second Art Opening This Week

On Friday, after packing up the art show, I collected all the grade 7 umbrellas and delivered them to the Crescent Mall. This afternoon at 4pm, we had a lovely opening  which was planned and organized by the LST students. … Continue reading

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Last Visit to LSTS

After completing their umbrellas my grade 7 students created StopMotions and took funny photos with the umbrellas. Today, we went to LSTS (next door) to meet and share our awesome work. The students got back into their original groups and … Continue reading

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G7 Mandala Collaboration

G7 Mandala Collaboration is Nearly Complete STEP 1: Go to LST (Lawrence S. Ting School) and learn technique 1. (Concentric circles) STEP 2: LST students come to our school and we teach them technique 2. (Folding) STEP 3: We all … Continue reading

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Mandala Umbrella Collaboration

This is a continuation of my Mandala Collaboration with LST (Lawrence S. Ting school). We went to their school to be taught one technique then they came to us to learn the second technique. All students then followed a You … Continue reading

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Mandala Madness Continues

This is a continuation of: Mandala Collaboration 2. After the collaboration with LST school we then designed our own Mandalas based on the theme “Cities”. The students have finished drawing and colouring their Mandalas. We photocopied the drawing and swapped it … Continue reading

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Mandala Collaboration

My grade 7 students are currently learning about Mandalas and radial design. They began with a brief research using the Question Formulation Technique. We then collaborated with Lawrence S Ting (LST) school, which is the local school next door. We … Continue reading

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Mandala Madness in Grade 7

“The word “mandala” is from the classical Indian language of Sanskrit. Loosely translated to mean “circle,” a mandala is far more than a simple shape. It represents wholeness, and can be seen as a model for the organisational structure of life itself–a … Continue reading

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