Category Archives: Residencies

Original Greek Myths written by Jessup Elementary School Students #2

We love our students and schools we get to teach at, Jessup Elementary is no exception. The teachers and students there are remarkable. We recently had a few classes submit some original writings about Greek Myths. Student creativity is AMAZING. … Continue reading

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Bridges Early Learning Center in Vero Beach – Diane Macklin

As 2015 came to a close, I was incredibly grateful to have worked at Bridges Early Learning Center in Vero Beach, FL in December. I met incredible educators, parents, and others invested in the care and education of our most … Continue reading

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What an incredible Fall for Story Tapestries!!!! – Written by Arianna Ross

What an incredible Fall for Story Tapestries!!!!  Over the last 4 months, we have completed 6 long term residencies and multiple family events in MD, DC and FL. All of the programs were supported by Story Tapestries artists, donors and … Continue reading

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“Imagine what could happen if we did this all year” Working with The Learning Alliance at Fellsmere Elementary by Story Tapestries Master Teaching Artist Debbi Arseneaux

After an intense week of working in four different classrooms at Fellsmere Elementary in Indian River County, Florida, this past spring, I sat in a debriefing meeting with the four teachers and their principal. I had just completed an embedded … Continue reading

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This Jazz Man, He Plays…Everything! Working with WPAS at the Sitar Center in Washington DC by Story Tapestries Master Teaching Artist Debbi Arseneaux

I had a blast this summer teaching at the Playful Rhythms Camp with Washington Performing Arts Society at the Sitar Center. WPAS asked Story Tapestries to bring a little drama to this great music and arts summer camp. With campers … Continue reading

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Seaton Elementary – Dancing with Books and Poetry

Hello! This spring, I had the awesome task of working with three brilliant educators at Seaton Elementary in Washington, DC as part of my work in StoryTapestries’ VSA programs. My three classrooms were vastly different ages and needs:  Pre-k students … Continue reading

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Beatboxing and Math in New Castle, Pennsylvania – by Max Bent

Thanks to Story Tapestries and the Hoyt Center for the Arts, I had the opportunity to spend over a week working with third and sixth graders in New Castle, Pennsylvania. Although I’ve done many arts integrated residencies prior, this one … Continue reading

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