• 9th Grade: Ceramics
  • Welcome to 9th Grade's Ceramics page!
     
    Please navigate below to find course information. 
    More detailed information can be found digitally on students' Ceramics Canvas course.  
     
    Distance Learning:
    Details on Distance Learning assignments can be found on the class Canvas page. Students should view and submit their work through that site. Detailed videos, images, digital handouts, and other resources can be found there. Please contact Mrs. Thompson if you have any questions (athompson@cbsd.org). 
     
    Current Assignment - 
     
    A day & B day Deadline: Tuesday, March 31
     
    Overview:  "Handmade vs. Manufactured" on Canvas
    Estimated Time Required: 30 minutes 
    Explanation of Activity:  Complete "Handmade vs. Manufactured" in the Distance Learning module on Canvas
    Things to Know: Follow the directions and prompts on Canvas to complete the assignments
    Tasks: Work on the Canvas assignment/s:
    1. "Handmade vs. Manufactured" Video Quiz
    Links/Activities: Canvas

    A day & B day Deadline: Thursday, March 26
     
    Overview:  Day 2 of "Wild Ceramics in Our Homes" on Canvas
    Estimated Time Required: 30 minutes 
    Explanation of Activity:  Research for "Wild Ceramics in Our Homes"  in the Distance Learning module on Canvas
    Things to Know: Follow the directions and prompts on Canvas to complete the assignments
    Tasks: Work on the Canvas assignment/s:
    1. "Wild Ceramics in Our Homes" Day 2 Research
    Links/Activities: Canvas

     
    A day & B day Deadline: Tuesday, March 24
     
    Overview:  "Ceramics: In the Wild Video" AND "Wild Ceramics in Our Homes" on Canvas
    Estimated Time Required: 30 minutes 
    Explanation of Activity: Finish "Ceramics: In the Wild Video" & "Wild Ceramics in Our Homes"  in the Distance Learning module on Canvas
    Things to Know: Follow the directions and prompts on Canvas to complete the assignments
    Tasks: Work on 2 Canvas assignments:
    1. "Ceramics: In the Wild Video" AND 
    2. "Wild Ceramics in Our Homes" 
    Links/Activities: Canvas
     

     
    A day & B day Deadline: Friday, March 20
     
    Overview:  "Artwork Plan (2)" & "Survey - Final" on Canvas
    Estimated Time Required: 30 minutes 
    Explanation of Activity: Finish "Artwork Plan (2)" and "Survey - Final" (2) in the Distance Learning module on Canvas
    Things to Know: Follow the directions and prompts on Canvas to complete the assignments
    Tasks: Work on 2 Canvas assignments:
    • "Artwork Plan (2)" (second half completed AND submitted)
    • "Survey - Final" 
    Links/Activities: Canvas
     
     

    A day & B day Deadline: Wednesday, March 18
     
    Overview: "Distance Learning Intro," "Goals - Tuesday/Wednesday," AND "Survey - Tuesday/Wednesday 3/17&18" on Canvas
    Estimated Time Required: 30 minutes 
    Explanation of Activity: Students should complete "Distance Learning Intro," "Goals - Tuesday/Wednesday" and complete the "Survey" in the Distance Learning module on Canvas
    Things to Know: Follow the directions and prompts on Canvas to complete the assignments
    Tasks: Work on 3 Canvas assignments:
    • "Distance Learning Intro" 
    • "Goals - Tuesday/Wednesday" (first half of new artwork plan completed)
    • "Survey - Tuesday/Wednesday -3/17&18"
    Links/Activities: Canvas
     
     

     
    Current Assignments:
     
     

    9th Grade Ceramics Tentative Calendar

    February:

    Week 1

     

    Intro

    Week 2

     

    Texture

     

    Week 3

     

    Pinch Pot

    Week 4

     

    Coil Vessel

    March:

    Week 1

     

    Coil Vessel

     

    Week 2

     

    Coil Vessel &

    Art Plan (1)

     

     

     

    Week 3

     

    DISTANCE LEARNING

    • "Distance Learning Intro" 
    • "Art Plan (2)"  
    • "Survey - March 17/18"
    • "Survey - Final"

    Week 4

     

    DISTANCE LEARNING

    • "Ceramics: In the Wild Video"
    • "Wild Ceramics in Our Homes"
    • Day 2 Research for "Wild Ceramics in Our Homes"

    April:

    Week 1

    DISTANCE LEARNING

    • "Handmade vs. Manufactured" Video

       

    Week 2

    TBD

    Week 3

    TBD

    Week 4

    TBD

    May:

    Week 1

    TBD

    Week 2

    TBD

     

     

    Week 3

    TBD

    Week 4

      

     

    June:

    Week 1

     

     *Final Glaze Work Due* 

     

     

    Week 2

     

    Studio Clean-Out

     

    Week 3

     

     Studio Clean-Out

    End of Semester

    Week 4