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(Grades 6-10) (463*)
Students will learn and practice
classical and contemporary drawing and painting techniques. Students also will strengthen observational and creative thinking, sharpen rendering skills and
gain confidence in their artistic abilities. Lessons will include multipoint perspective, depicting shadow and light sources as
well as creating engaging content and narratives. This course is offered through the Euphrat Museum of Art.
Instructor: Lydia Sanchez is a visual artist and art instructor working in the Cupertino Union School District at West Valley and Muir Elementary Schools, and the Euphrat Museum of Art. She encourages children and youth to use their imaginations and express their own ideas about the world around them.
Class requirements: Tablet or computer with internet capability. See the online registration listing for additional supplies needed.
Cost: $165
Dates and times: Choose Session 1 or 2 Session 1: Feb. 5, 12, 19 and 26, March 5, 12, 19 and 26 (eight Fridays), 4-5 p.m.
Session 2: April 9, 16, 23 and 30, May 7, 14, 21 and 28 (eight Fridays), 4-5 p.m.
(Grades 6-8 and 9-12) (574*)
This course is designed to increase students’ knowledge of today’s environmental challenges, while cultivating their scientific critical thinking skills. Students will explore thematic connections between a variety of science disciplines including biology, chemistry and physics. The course will provide a coherent and realistic picture of the applications of scientific concepts as they manifest in our environment, with a focus on population growth, natural resources and ecosystem dynamics.
Instructor: Veronica Galang has been
an educator for more than 20 years, teaching astronomy, biology, chemistry, nanotechnology and physics. She has a master’s degree in physics and enjoys helping students apply critical and analytical thinking to understand the relationships between diverse concepts.
Class requirements: Tablet or computer with internet capability
Cost: $395 Dates and times:
Grades 6-8: Jan. 11, 13, 18, 20, 25 and 27, Feb. 1, 3, 8, 10, 22, and 24, March 1, 3, 8 and 10 (eight Mondays and eight Wednesdays; no class on Feb. 15 and 17), 4-5:20 p.m.
18 *Use the class number (after each course title) when registering online.

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