Articles from December 2017

CHARACTER COUNTS AT ADM

A student who has never gone out for basketball decided to join the team this year. One day this student came home nearly in tears; not from anything negative, but for the thoughtfulness and kindness this student’s teammates […]

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HOMEMADE PASTA

Culinary Arts II tried their hand at making homemade pasta! The dough was made from scratch, and was used to roll out spaghetti and fettuccini noodles. Students also used their prior skills of making a roux in order […]

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Holiday Giving

During the upcoming holiday season, the staff and students at Adel Elementary will have an opportunity to give back to the community through participating in the Toys for Tots campaign. This will begin the week of November 27th […]

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SHUTTER SPEED EXPERIMENTS 

Students in our Digital Photograph class have been learning about shutter speed and the seemingly endless effects that can be created by manipulating four variables.  On October 31st, Ms. Jennings tasked the students with learning how to create […]

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CERAMICS CLASS ROCKS RAKU 

The raku firing process is an ancient technique that was discovered in Korea, but was refined by the Japanese during the 16th century and finally brought to the United States by ceramic artist Paul Soldner in the 1950’s. […]

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HANDS-ON IN SPANISH IV 

Spanish IV students recently got the chance to practice making hand made tortillas and pico de gallo.  They have been studying families and relationships and how the Hispanic cultures take time to make many recipes from scratch.

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