We all know how important music and the arts are for the proper development of elementary school students. That’s why it’s so good to see the great effort the Keller Elementary School in Franklin, MA puts into teaching art and music.
Annual series of art shows at Keller
Every year, Keller holds series of art shows that showcase the work of students in various grades.
It’s wonderful seeing how each grade’s art works gets more advanced as the children get older and more adept.
Here’s some of the work by kindergartners at a show held some years ago:
Compare that to the fifth graders’ art:
Music education also on display
Keller kids also get great exposure to music. Here’s a video on the songs presented at an art show by the kindergarten and first grade classes at Keller: