St. Mary’s Elementary School in St. Mary’s, Kansas AND Rossville Grade School in Rossville, Kansas

St. Mary’s Elementary School in St. Mary’s, Kansas AND Rossville Grade School in Rossville, Kansas

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St. Mary’s Elementary School in St. Mary’s, Kansas AND Rossville Grade School in Rossville, KansasSt. Mary’s Elementary School in St. Mary’s, Kansas AND Rossville Grade School in Rossville, KansasSt. Mary’s Elementary School in St. Mary’s, Kansas AND Rossville Grade School in Rossville, Kansas

What is the story behind these artworks?
These artworks were created during a week long visit to work with Mrs. Nadine Fisher (art teacher) and her students at St. Mary’s and Rossville Elementary School from Monday February 6 thru Friday February 10, 2012. In total 550 students had and opportunity to participate from grades K thru 6th. 

Artwork Number 1: Created by Aaren Becker, 6th Grade
Title: What space looks like
Dream Theme: Flag
Why does this theme matter to you? Because it’s going to be put on a famous rocket
What is your favorite subject in school? Social Studies, because you learn about history
If you could pick any place in the world for this artwork to be displayed, what places would you pick? In Las Vegas on electrical bill boards 

Artwork Number 2: Created by Tanner Renner, 6th Grade
Title: The American Flag
Why does this theme matter to you? Because it is America
What is your favorite subject in school? Science, because it’s fun
If you could pick any place in the world for this artwork to be displayed, what places would you pick? White House

Artwork Number 3: Created by Bryan Schoemann, 4th Grade
Title: United States, America Rocks
Dream Theme: Freedom
Why does this theme matter to you? Because I like the United States of America 
What is your favorite subject in school? I love School
If you could pick any place in the world for this artwork to be displayed, what places would you pick? West Virginia 

Artwork Number 4: Created by Kyle Zegelmeir, 6th Grade
Title: Freedom and Peace
Dream Theme: Freedom and Peace
Why does this theme matter to you? For peace and no more wars and no more fighting  
What is your favorite subject in school? P.E. because you can be yourself 
If you could pick any place in the world for this artwork to be displayed, what places would you pick? Homeless Shelter and Kansas City

St. Mary’s Elementary School in St. Mary’s, Kansas AND Rossville Grade School in Rossville, Kansas