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Art for Education

Duration

30-Minutes or Less

Directions

Find the best route

How Often Is This Offered?

Monthly

Age Range

  • K - 2nd
  • 3rd - 5th
  • 6th - 8th
  • High School

Help Required

Adult

Description

Get your creative juices flowing! We're asking all those who can to create and design artwork showing your favorite thing to do in the classroom.  We welcome anyone with any level of creativity to draw, paint, or other arts and crafts. These artworks will be displayed in the classrooms of our education programs at Catholic Charities.

What's Needed To Complete

Paper Markers Stickers Crayons Crafting supplies Envelopes Stamps

Special Requirements

None

How It Makes A Difference

The Catholic Charities of Boston adult education and youth services programs are foundational in helping our clients learn and retain the skills needed for success. From adults learning English as a second language to summer classes for youth at our Teen Center, Catholic Charities is dedicated to providing an education no matter the background. These artworks will bring more life to our classrooms.  It will show that students are all around us, and that learning is a enjoyable, life-long journey that connects everyone.

Where to Serve

From Home/Anywhere*

Instructions

Choose a topic or theme for your artwork showing what you like to do in the classroom. (Please no religious, political, or culturally-specific symbols/words.) Create your art using paper and any other supplies you have handy that you feel will help illustrate your image, such as stickers, markers, craft materials, etc. You can choose to sign your first name, if you wish. You can also include your age. Please feel free to make as many pictures as you wish. Mail all you create to the Labouré Center (please write Attn: Holly Clark) at 275 West Broadway, Boston, MA, 02127.

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