How will tools help us realize our ability to create in wood?
What are the elements of craftsmanship?
How can we communicate using wood as a medium?
How can we build our community through woodworking?
Elements of Design
Tools, Techniques, Terminology, Safety
Create a group mural using hand and power tools
Produce a series of wooden toys for Toy and Joy Makers
Sharpening, Clamping, Glueing, Fastening
Exposure to different styles and types of woodworking in other cultures
Cross curricular projects with other Arts classes
•What are the various types and styles of furniture?
•What are advanced tool processes and joinery techniques, and how can I put them to effective use?
*Types and styles of furniture
As outlined in semester 1
The mural project has delved into social, political, religious, and cultural themes. The current year's focus was on language/culture/technology.