Last Tuesday our school-wide Artist in Residence, Kevin Reese of School Sculptures, came to Westbrook’s newly lightened “dining room” to give students a taste of mobile-making they will do in October. He introduced the concepts of ‘abstract art’ and ‘kinetic sculpture.’ Kevin performed an assembly for all grades, presenting his play “Finding the Perfect Balance.” […]
My how we’ve grown! Here’s how Westbrook looked on Day 1 of the year 2013-14. Thanks to all who got us to and through this day plus Baratz, Marlin, Rice and Wade families for sharing photos.
Fifth graders enjoyed finishing elementary school. With a mixture of excitement and disbelief, Westbrook’s Class of 2013 emerged from the bridge of years.
Congrats to Fifth Graders in Cast 1, Mrs. McNeil, parents and teachers for this funny rendition of the Princess and the Pea. Cast 2 performs tomorrow at 7 at BCC HS. More pictures to come.
I had heard rave reviews about songwriter Alden Phelps’ residency in 3rd grade last year so was thrilled to learn that my son, Henry, would be able to work with him this year for another 3rd grade residency. Alden has an uncanny ability to adapt his songwriting techniques to tie in with the curriculum for […]