Norman S. Weir School, Paterson, NJ

Norman S. Weir School, Paterson, NJ

Created by Norman S. Weir School, Paterson, NJ

Artists: Ronny, Iesha, Rahmir, Luis, Jose, Maria, Michael, D’angela, Neil, Jordan, Fralin, Sarita

Title: A Motion Picture Of Edison

Teacher: Mrs. Norman

Theme: Motion Picture Camera

Materials and techniques: Acrylic paint, marker, and a magazine.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes, this was a class project and we enjoyed working on it and knowing we were going to have our work on display outside of school. We feel we are famous.

About: As a class we researched Thomas Edison and as a class we drew out our deign and wrote facts about Edison in a collage style of art.

Created by Norman S. Weir School, Paterson, NJ

Artists: Victor, Aidia, Gabriela, Alnisa, William

Title: Things You Don’t Know About Thomas Edison

Teacher: Mrs. Norman

Theme: Thomas Edison through Our Eyes

Materials and techniques: Acrylic paint, marker, colored pencils, crayons, glitter glue, and sticker letters.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes we did. We feel we are a good group of students that work well together. We add our own drawing styles in a piece and having a masterpiece in the end.

About: As we researched on the computer about Edison we created a collage of images about Edson and added in facts about him.

Created by Norman S. Weir School, Paterson, NJ

Artists: Arianna, Jahmir, Sharlyn, Akhoury, Abrham, Bryanna, Jasmine

Title: Edison’s Forms of Communication

Teacher: Mrs. Norman

Theme: Communication

Materials and techniques: Acrylic paint, marker glitter glue, crayons, and colored pencil.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes we did. We enjoyed this project so much and this is our last year so we are upset but glad we got this opportunity to participate in the Dream Rocket Project.

About: As a group we decided to research Edison’s inventions and come up with a shorten time line of images through time starting with Edison’s telegraph and moving into the year 2000 with smart phones. Our main focus was to see all ways of communication.