Welcome,
Swoope’s Class!

This is Our Story: 7th Grade

This arts-based Social and Emotional Learning program aligns with the Ohio Department of Education curriculum standards and focuses on self and others. Through art, students explore the topics of friendship, inclusion and exclusion, understanding differences, empathy, community and connection, teamwork, problem-solving, bullying, and becoming an ally.

Meet your artist!

Lynda Abraham is the Lead Artist Educator at Progressive Arts Alliance. A recipient of a Masters degree of Fine Art from Pratt Institute in New York City, her roles at PAA is to be an fine artist, a teacher and project leader.

In addition to teaching arts-integrated and SEL projects, she is the "go-to" person for installation art. Knowledge of durable structures, public art, school safety codes and guidelines are her priority.

Re-watch our previous classes

You can see our art-making steps over again by watching our videos here!

Session 7

Teamwork &
Problem Solving

January 7, 2021
Communication & Conflict Styles
12/14/21
Watch Session 6
Understanding Differences
12/7/20
Watch Session 5
Empathy & Our Worldview
11/16/20
Watch Session 4
Inclusion & Exclusion
11/9/20
Watch Session 3
Friendship & Becoming an Ally
11/2/20
Watch Session 2
Introduction to Social & Emotional Learning
10/26/20
Watch Session 1