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Jody Simmons @artisfun4u2 Where the art is!

#Art #Teacher | Art #Education: integral to learning, inspires all people to #create, vital for the curriculum.

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Joined Twitter 7/4/15


Check out this white spider and yes it’s real. The contrast of color is amazing. ⁦@chicagobotanic⁩ https://t.co/RUuUCw4bfr
8/3
2020
Geoffrey might no longer be with us, but his lungs are. After his transplant, we donated his original lungs to… https://t.co/DGx4EyForK
Retweeted by Jody Simmons @bmarcus128 @Walgreens Do you have the empty bottles?
7/31
2020
We are going to keep the Geoffrey Team alive to spread awareness and share information about #cysticfibrosis. While… https://t.co/WmNMJUu5cG
Retweeted by Jody SimmonsToday, my brother Geoffrey passed away. He had #cysticfibrosis and died from complications from lung transplant rej… https://t.co/ZV5lVFs0wA
Retweeted by Jody Simmons @bmarcus128 @CF_Foundation We will continue to learn and educate those around us. We are deeply heartbroken and wis… https://t.co/uYjjfuipAD
7/30
2020
@Mcoaty Looks fabulous!😳
7/28
2020
Go away COVID! I want to teach my students, when it’s safe, in my new art room!!! Thank you all for making this spa… https://t.co/IjtYN3cJjsA little view of the flowers in my garden. Patterns in nature and radial symmetry! https://t.co/QtkrPiciiMLove seeing my former students! #spdragons95 https://t.co/DzwpkQVKsw
7/25
2020
@WallerArt I love this mask! I have the same one:)
7/24
2020
@jayneesweet Thanks! I just got a Frida Kahlo mask from Etsy. @jayneesweet Fabulous! Where did you find them!!!
7/22
2020
The newest mask to arrive in the mail! Might be a perfect SEL conversation starter for the first day of school! Lov… https://t.co/pHEtnkyf1T100 Children’s Books about Diversity and Inclusion--Grab this free resource here: https://t.co/iBBMQiqOMS https://t.co/Pe02Ri3Dhj
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7/21
2020
In case I forgot to mention this, I had the most amazing & talented student teacher this year. Thank you Halle for… https://t.co/fwOrRnzeqUFound a beautiful butterfly in my garden this morning!!! Check out the fabulous patterns in nature.… https://t.co/n5h6xppMaTThank you for joining me this morning! Zoom yoga is a great way to connect with yourself and others! Hope to see y… https://t.co/h49BHbNnUe
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7/18
2020
Math problem: Art teacher is exposed to COVID on Monday morning. She teaches 5 classes a day of 20 students each fo… https://t.co/OaCehXA2B6
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7/15
2020
Just like that....mailboxes appear and road construction starts! 🚧 https://t.co/jei3Cto4jZ
6/26
2020
Another art teacher mask arrived today! So many new accessories!!! https://t.co/9pcITS7wHI
6/20
2020
Love my new mask! So perfect for an art teacher!!! https://t.co/UBpGTDN3oKOn Friday, check out these Juneteenth celebrations from cultural partners across the mid South Side:
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6/18
2020
@LyleErstad1 Wow!!!!!! @LyleErstad1 Looks fabulous!!!!! @MsParksArts @MadCoSchools Fabulous!!!!! I want one!!!
6/17
2020
@ColorfulArtT @NCS_LE @BreneBrown How did you make them? I want to do sketchbooks with my elementary students next year.Beth Am's FOOD PANTRY will be OPEN this SUNDAY, JUNE 14 from 12-2. Address is 1370 Abbott Court, Buffalo Grove. We… https://t.co/fdZD2c2ElH
Retweeted by Jody Simmons @_yngvisionary Congratulations!!!Artist Tawny Chatmon’s work is inspired by Gustav Klimt. There could be so many great lessons that tie in this cont… https://t.co/dLX0sJ8lRw
Retweeted by Jody Simmons @ColorfulArtT @NCS_LE @BreneBrown These are fabulous! Did you make all of them?
6/11
2020
I think your banner is fabulous! Thank you for all you do ☺️ https://t.co/MXq8rawWtf
6/9
2020
Seth Paine is looking awesome! I’m so excited to see the end result with my new art room! ⁦@MRothermelD95⁩ ⁦… https://t.co/8bAuXMFak8
6/7
2020
Class of 2020, Today should have been your last day of school at LZHS and everyone wishes we were in school togethe… https://t.co/GY8mIrTwwD
Retweeted by Jody SimmonsAnd art will help us move past this! #artmatters #artheals https://t.co/9yt2usQRYI
Retweeted by Jody Simmons @aconneen @CaryGroveHS Congratulations!!!🎉🎈 @theartofed Prisma Colors
5/18
2020
#medtwitter: My brother is 36, has hx of cystic fibrosis, diabetes, asthma, double lung transplant. Presented with… https://t.co/h8duu15Kjb
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5/15
2020
Had to share this extraordinary kindergarten eLearning art work! We learned that trees look like the letter Y and V… https://t.co/skfQqKV4nU
5/12
2020
Quarantine has been extended to June 4th in my state. How are you holding up? 😂 https://t.co/NMthlKDp7C
Retweeted by Jody Simmons @GalltKelley Congratulations to all and Happy Mother’s Day!I am challenging my Twitter followers to donate to Joanie’s Closet which is part of the D95 Educational Foundation.… https://t.co/joKbYyLtVR
Retweeted by Jody SimmonsAudrey’s recreation of Marc Chagall’s The Circus Rider. #inspire96 #gettymuseumchallenge #gettychallenge https://t.co/zAbUUIAosT
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5/11
2020
Great hike through Reed-Turner Nature Preserve in Long Grove. So many beautiful flowers, trees, and streams to look… https://t.co/jL47fcc3Fn
5/10
2020
A group of B.C. seniors are making themselves and others laugh as they take on the Getty Museum Challenge.… https://t.co/XJ2tpYi8Sg
Retweeted by Jody Simmons😆😆 art project #nailedit #GettyMuseumChallenge https://t.co/6TR9UnWGmj
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5/9
2020
The Challenge of Remotely Teaching Classes That Usually Demand Hands-on Learning and Collaboration https://t.co/0dzDIht2Dj
5/8
2020
I couldn’t do it without you too! Best team ever!!! https://t.co/Sjmo3vQoUuMy 5th eLearning teaches about Dave the Potter who was a slave & poet. He wrote messages to the future on his pott… https://t.co/sxaJK3WPNlSome fabulous eLearning work from my awesome students! ⁦@MRothermelD95⁩ ⁦@JenKallausD95⁩ ⁦@SandyAllenD95⁩ ⁦… https://t.co/8aomK0oOedOfficial Art Institute Coloring Pages!!!! https://t.co/vG5xjYabiT
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5/6
2020
Some awesome eLearning from elementary art students! So proud of these kiddos that are rocking eLearning!!! ⁦… https://t.co/KUDVAP17KPSurreal Eye project from this week's RLP lesson. #ComalContinues #ComalFineArts @PrmsVipers @Supt_comalisd https://t.co/E7ARCJIpGw
Retweeted by Jody SimmonsSpecial Delivery to our Seniors today! That felt great!!! Class of 2020 we love and miss you! I’m proud to be 🐻💙… https://t.co/EiqKxqiTcx
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4/25
2020
The 3rd grade students have done a beautiful job creating drawings inspired by the artwork of Sonia Delaunay.… https://t.co/GEZVGR7hEO
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4/16
2020
It's another beautiful day! What can you find outside? https://t.co/QilSqtCEBJ
Retweeted by Jody SimmonsYES! Teachers are doing hard work more than ever right now! I am humbled and grateful for all that they are accompl… https://t.co/pa0AEFbyAy
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4/10
2020
Tomorrow we start our new education “norm” there will be hiccups in the plans. Remember this is new for everyone in… https://t.co/hEv6eOCT8K
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4/4
2020
Can't do Art with real food at school.... But we can at home!!! https://t.co/l8DeC6aePR
Retweeted by Jody SimmonsHad fun this morning foraging for objects to create examples for a new “at home” art activity! I may have cheated &… https://t.co/xK4XRPZ953
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Retweeted by Jody SimmonsThis challenge was fun. The artist I chose is Alma Thomas. Yes, I have hundreds of marker caps at home.… https://t.co/NFXFTx3TTu
Retweeted by Jody SimmonsLaundry Landscapes! Can you create your own artwork using only clothing? Don’t forget to post and share your work!… https://t.co/Aiszk6v33E
Retweeted by Jody SimmonsHere is another fun project for almost any age! Make a portrait inspired by Surrealist, Rene Magritte. 1. Draw your… https://t.co/IhFhP0O6Cf
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3/29
2020
Thank you SO much @denison_julie for the lesson idea for my sculpture class! I am in 💙 with my students’ results!… https://t.co/1OUktlDwwH
Retweeted by Jody Simmons @LHSArtRoom What kind of paint did you use?Do you have old dried out markers lying around? Recycle them into liquid watercolors aka Marker Juice! I was making… https://t.co/O746V36NmY
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3/27
2020
More amazing #colorwheels !! Go @HumbleISD_BBE and @HumbleISD_DWE @MsPhelps182 artists!!! #elmerpride https://t.co/glO0XxWHE2
Retweeted by Jody SimmonsThese are fabulous! @dhsimmons1 https://t.co/F16oYjJR7e
3/24
2020
Week 1: 7th graders keep creating with the theme how to draw soap bubbles while they are #shelteringinplace @NCS_LEhttps://t.co/YuS6GCh5OW
Retweeted by Jody SimmonsThis is what I came downstairs to this morning! Our kiddo reading a chapter book with a timer set on our Google Dis… https://t.co/Hehp9d7AMg
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3/21
2020
eLearning Day 5!! Last Video until March 30th!! https://t.co/ebtjccR5b1
Retweeted by Jody Simmons120 boxes of food pack by 30 wonderful people at St. Francis to help our community!!! https://t.co/E5rzdw7UTo
Retweeted by Jody SimmonsHa! https://t.co/dDRGbXwAyE
Retweeted by Jody SimmonsDay 3 of Daddy-Daughter ukulele Lessons. Today we practiced our C and F chords through a little dilly about a lady… https://t.co/4skHKrelbu
Retweeted by Jody SimmonsToday I’m challenging my students to learn something new! Milo learned something new too! Happy eLearning!… https://t.co/6KHqLyWiBR
Retweeted by Jody SimmonsFound Object Color Wheel Challenge! Can you make the color wheel using found found objects around your home? Don’t… https://t.co/ThShq9eHY1
Retweeted by Jody SimmonsTrifecta ❤️ @woodard_julie @CoachRobEDU @CrazyPln @DynamicDuda338 @StaffPodcast @NPAsstSupt @RhodesBeland @ifireuphttps://t.co/4y6q53j4Dn
Retweeted by Jody SimmonsChicken skydiving | Bonus question - Who is the artist? @theartofed drawing prompts #DG58pride #dg58learnshttps://t.co/gbD5Xqe0SD
Retweeted by Jody Simmons @MrBelonio @theartofed Georgia O’KeeffeTogether. https://t.co/4tIFFv7aDw
Retweeted by Jody Simmons#FridayFeeling - Don’t let your fear or anxiety get the best of you. Don’t worry about things you can’t control. Wi… https://t.co/hDpxPEXeO3
Retweeted by Jody SimmonsA2: Creativity Challenges! I’ve posted 3 this week and not only MY students are loving it, but friends, their kids,… https://t.co/dhhVmh89kO
Retweeted by Jody Simmons @GraceShared Really great idea! @dhsimmons1 @MarissaMezzo https://t.co/cEcQOBqOXG
3/20
2020
@MrsAmandaBoyer @MRothermelD95 @JenKallausD95 Fabulous!It takes a village 2 clean an art room. Table tops & bookshelves were found on Saturday after they were declared mi… https://t.co/uJFLcxEIDkhttps://t.co/Zg1R4OQfmM
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3/19
2020
Just cleaning up my first eLearning work of art! I am looking forward to sharing my art experiences with my student… https://t.co/LObP6YK4GkA demo using underglaze! So much fun! ⁦@kristenlajeune1⁩ What suggestions do you have for me? https://t.co/T4UEYzAnEDProgress on my eLearning pinch pot. It’s completely embellished with underglaze. ⁦@kristenlajeune1⁩ What would you… https://t.co/QsYllNyAdf
3/18
2020
A perfect example of how dress up works with art & eLearning. This painting by Leonardo da Vinci is called “Lady wi… https://t.co/Dw3hz1JhruSome fabulous are created by two great students. How to make a pinch pot and a little Picasso to brighten your day!… https://t.co/0zMgGPKtMuWe have 3 awesome found object color wheels posted already! This week’s Creativity Challenge was to create a color… https://t.co/kjerusjFSQ
Retweeted by Jody SimmonsToday's art class project was a family made shamrock ☘️. Happy St Patty's Day! May today bring us all a little bit… https://t.co/zaYsrPNTJu
Retweeted by Jody SimmonsA little water color painting goes a long way on the second eLearning day! Way to go! #spdragons95 #D95values ⁦… https://t.co/jEn1v6bDVvWatching Mo Willems lunch time doodle!!! https://t.co/niUkKh7FRRA little eLearning of my own! Working on a pinch pot that will be under glazed! Art Therapy is the best. #eLearninghttps://t.co/IHfN7Yptzshttps://t.co/jzJwMJkCXw
Retweeted by Jody SimmonsGood evening everyone! Hope you had a great 1st day of ELearning. Here is a reminder that there are many choices fo… https://t.co/SSLWin3VNC
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3/17
2020

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