Ninth Grade Learns about Contemporary Art

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Ninth graders at the American School of Puerto Vallarta recently visited a series of galleries in the downtown Vallarta area. The field trip was part of a multidisciplinary unit designed by Ms. Licia Rossetti, Mr. John Lund, and Mr. Heneghan. The project-based unit dealt with contemporary art taught collaboratively in the following subject areas: Art, English, and Technology. Throughout the … Read More

Ninth Grade Learns about Contemporary Art

john lundArt & Music, Faculty & Staff, Secondary, StudentsLeave a Comment

Ninth graders at the American School of Puerto Vallarta recently visited a series of galleries in the downtown Vallarta area. The field trip was part of a multidisciplinary unit designed by Ms. Licia Rossetti, Mr. John Lund, and Mr. Heneghan. The project-based unit dealt with contemporary art taught collaboratively in the following subject areas: Art, English, and Technology. Throughout the … Read More

Winning Participants for ASOMEX 2015 Cover Design

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A huge congratulation and thanks to all the students who participated in the cover design for the ASOMEX 2015 Tournament this coming spring. The winning design will be used on all promotional materials during the tournament. The creators of the winning design will receive a pass for two to any tour with Vallarta Adventures. And the winning design was submitted … Read More

Winning Participants for ASOMEX 2015 Cover Design

john lundArt & Music, Primary, Secondary, Sports, StudentsLeave a Comment

A huge congratulation and thanks to all the students who participated in the cover design for the ASOMEX 2015 Tournament this coming spring. The winning design will be used on all promotional materials during the tournament. The creators of the winning design will receive a pass for two to any tour with Vallarta Adventures. And the winning design was submitted … Read More

Scary Spirit Day in Primary

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On Friday, October 24, the primary student council sponsored a “Scary” Spirit Day. In the spirit of Halloween students were encouraged to dress up as their favorite “scary” character and my oh my what a spooky day it was. See the pictures below and get a preview of what you might encounter at ASPV’s “Spook Du Soleil” Halloween Party this … Read More

Scary Spirit Day in Primary

john lundArt & Music, Primary, StudentsLeave a Comment

On Friday, October 24, the primary student council sponsored a “Scary” Spirit Day. In the spirit of Halloween students were encouraged to dress up as their favorite “scary” character and my oh my what a spooky day it was. See the pictures below and get a preview of what you might encounter at ASPV’s “Spook Du Soleil” Halloween Party this … Read More

Banned Books Week: Celebrating the Freedom to Read at ASPV

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Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. It highlights the value of free and open access to information. Banned Books Week brings together the entire book community –- librarians, booksellers, publishers, journalists, students, teachers, and readers of all types –- in shared support of the freedom to seek and to express ideas, even those some … Read More

Banned Books Week: Celebrating the Freedom to Read at ASPV

john lundArt & Music, Secondary, StudentsLeave a Comment

Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. It highlights the value of free and open access to information. Banned Books Week brings together the entire book community –- librarians, booksellers, publishers, journalists, students, teachers, and readers of all types –- in shared support of the freedom to seek and to express ideas, even those some … Read More

Students Explore Drumming in African Storytelling

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Our grade 10 English class was studying African oral traditions and music teacher, Mr. Shearer, was kind enough to lend his expertise in African drumming. In African storytelling music was a very important component and essentially brought the characters to life enhancing the mood and drawing in the listeners. We were very grateful to have an opportunity to use a … Read More

Students Explore Drumming in African Storytelling

john lundArt & Music, Secondary, StudentsLeave a Comment

Our grade 10 English class was studying African oral traditions and music teacher, Mr. Shearer, was kind enough to lend his expertise in African drumming. In African storytelling music was a very important component and essentially brought the characters to life enhancing the mood and drawing in the listeners. We were very grateful to have an opportunity to use a … Read More