Art Class: Cadets Learn How to Work with Clay

Middle school and high school cadets in Cheryl Morris's art classes have been learning how to work with clay. The cadets have been learning hand-building techniques as well as working in form and shape.

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Learning objectives for the project included the following:

  • preparation and use of clay
  • how to use related tools and materials
  • recognizing the moisture/drying stages of the clay (and what is possible during these stages)
  • practice of basic hand‐building skills 

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Missouri Military Academy cadet in high school art class
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Missouri Military Academy cadet in high school art class
Military Academy clay art class

 

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