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Music – Week 4 Recap

Intro to DJ has been an amazing experience this week. The students were able to learn about the the software program Serato DJ along with the controllers and the functions on them. Transitions were the main focus this week, getting the ...

Digital – Week 4 Recap

During the fourth week of the Digital Arts program at Just BGraphic’s Summer Arts Academy, students will be completing their final and culminative project for this class to showcase what they have learned throughout the duration of the ...

Dance – Week 4 Recap

The objective for this weeks Reggaeton sessions were to use different communication tools to show how you can persuade an audience to enjoy a performance that much more.  We used the skills we learned in the prior weeks to really bring ...

Visual – Week 4 Recap

As we, culminate and complete our class collaboration mural, there are a few new && persisting students that have made their mark in creativity, teamwork, and leadership. Both myself && the other staff members are ...

Academics – Week 4 Recap

This week we had another critically engaging week! Through various cross curricular activities, we examined the Toronto Purchase treaty. Students examined the 2010 settlement, current housing costs in our city, and determined if the ...

Academics – Week 3 Recap

At the Summer Arts Academy, we cannot begin to explain the amazing connections our students have made through exploring media literacy, budgeting, and writing. This week, our central theme in social studies and language arts centred on ...

Music – Week 3 Recap

This week at the digital music program, students were exposed to the simplicity of music production through collaborative activities. Using Fruity Loops as our Digital Audio Workstation(DAW), we spend most of our class writing songs, ...

Visual – Week 3 Recap

This weeks student of the week award goes to several students in the visual arts program. The students are working in pairs to create a letter based ,graffiti style, typographic depiction of what it means to be a part of JBG Summer ...

Digital – Week 3 Recap

During the third week of the Digital Arts program at Just BGraphic’s Summer Arts Academy, the students built upon what they have learned about advertising fallacies in social studies and made a magazine cover collage using Adobe ...

Dance – Week 3 Recap

This week in dance we worked on Afrobeats and analyzed 2 dance videos to understand how performers can use dance as a way to communicate effective messages.  We looked at a music video “This is America” and talked about the ...