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Re: desinging a new middle school art room


From: Judy Nagel (jdnag_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Fri Aug 08 2003 - 09:03:52 PDT

FYI If you would like a listing of suggested supplies for the model
classroom, please send me your address and I will be happy to send it to you
for the grade level desired. It is subjective but is designed for the elem,
middle and hs levels.
Judy Nagel
Sax Arts & Crafts
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Subject: desinging a new middle school art room

> Those of you who have taught middle school art, I need your input on
> improving the design of an art room. Think of two or three things you
> be sure to have the architect to include in the design of an art space for
> middle school art. Send those suggestions to me at
> I have been asked to look at some blue prints tomorrow for a new school
> make some suggestions about the design of the art room. Since I do not
> what they have already designed I have at this time no idea of size,
> location, etc. A few things I will be looking for are outside windows,
> ventilation, press board being banded from the construction of cabinets
> of my cabinets are made of pressed board and will not hold a nail or
> screw.), enough display area in the class and in the hall, adequate and
> appropriate storage, art lockers for safely storing individual student
> supplies, etc. Please add to my "etc." I do not want the teacher who
> teaches in this room say bad words about the 'idiot' who designed the art
> room!
> Thanks
> Barbara Rhodes
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