McKinley Elementary

In year four of the Arts Integrated Project in Southeast, the McKinley team is continuing arts integrated teaching and exploring ways to sustain their work into future school years.

Curriculum Units:

  • Visual Arts, Science

    Fifth grade students will learn and practice basic drawing skills, including the difference between drawing like an artist and drawing like a scientist. They will practice scientific drawings that align with fifth grade content.

School Year

2015-2016

Project Participants

Maria Conzemius

  • Elementary generalist-grade 3

Katie Demmer

  • Elementary generalist-grade 2

Amanda Gislason

  • Visual Arts

Courtney Hugstad-VaaLeer

  • Elementary generalist-grade 2

Justin Kiel

  • Principal

Michelle Simon

  • Elementary generalist-grade 1

Karen Thurnau

  • Elementary generalist-grade 2

Karla Wilke

  • Elementary generalist-grade 5

Libby Zeman

  • Elementary generalist-grade 5

Team Lead

  • Amanda Gislason

District

Owatonna Public Schools