Submitted by Lindsay Machak on Thu, 05/27/2021 - 9:57am
After weeks of working with Ms. Emmet on an individual exploration, the second half of the eighth grade class presented their self-portrait projects to the community on Thursday, May 13. The other half presented in part one the previous evening.
Ms. Emmet started the second night of presentations off with gratitude and by recalling some of her first meetings with some of the children:
Submitted by Lindsay Machak on Fri, 05/21/2021 - 9:23am
After weeks of working with Ms. Emmet on an individual exploration, half of the eighth grade class presented their self-portrait projects to the community on Wednesday, May 12. The other half presented in part two the next evening.
Ms. Emmet started this project 20 years ago and the thought of it was born as she was walking in the snow in New Hampshire. Read her introduction to the project:
Submitted by Lindsay Machak on Wed, 04/28/2021 - 10:37am
Each year the eighth grade performs a play in the spring prior to graduation. Due to the global pandemic, the class came up with a creative way to have a performance without an in-person audience.
With the help of another WSB alumni, Jessie Hughes and Elias Schutzman—now an actor, musician, teacher, and sound expert— Mr. Ciofalo's eighth grade class was able to host a live zoom performance of a radio play. The class set up one camera in the Eurythmy Room and several state-of-the-art microphones for the live performance on April 18.
Submitted by Lindsay Machak on Tue, 04/20/2021 - 11:17am
Students find inspiration in the newest art exhibit featured in the upstairs gallery space.
WSB has seen lots of Alumni activity lately – the most colorful of which is the latest exhibit in our Community Art Gallery. Natan Lawson is a Baltimore-based artist who graduated from the Waldorf School of Baltimore in 2002.
Lily, in eighth grade said she found the piece titled "Latchkey" the most interesting piece in the collection.
"It could be in an old film," she said. "I like the style of it and how it feels vintage. It really catches my eye."