July 16, 2019 – Children’s art class “Australia”


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Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present Mandy Covish, Elementary School Teacher for ongoing art classes designed to reach children between Kindergarten and 6th grades.
Mandy has taught primarily 2nd and 3rd grade levels in the Merced City School District and Clovis Unified School district. With her recent relocation to the Central Coast she is eager to begin teaching on the Central Coast. Mandy taught GATE students (Gifted and Talented Education) for seven years, emphasizing on the arts as a vehicle to promote higher thought processes. She worked as the Reading Intervention Teacher and successfully implemented a fluency and comprehension program through Read Naturally, Soar to Success, Seeing Stars utilizing appropriate leveled books for grades K-6.

​Students will explore the geography & culture of Australia through the use of Literature, Technology (videos), and the ARTS! Students will be creating the following AUSTRALIAN Masterpieces:

*​Aboriginal Hand Art​ ​with acrylics
*​Oil Pastel Koala Bears
*​Australian Rainsticks​ ​with feathers & acrylics

WHAT: Australia
WHEN:  July 16, 2019
TIMES: K-2nd Graders 9am-12pm;  3rd-6th Graders 1pm – 4pm
COST: $20.00 per session
WHERE: Art Center Morro Bay, Activities Room, 835 Main St, Morro Bay, CA 93442
Preregistration is required: Contact Art Center Morro Bay (805) 772-2504 or online: https://artcentermorrobay.org/index.php/shop/