ACT (Arts Created Together) 2012-2013

The 2012-2013 ACT calendar features interactive programs that explore arts, history, and culture. ACT is grateful for your generous support of PTO fundraising events which makes ALL of this programming possible. We also thank Mr. Martellone and the Fiske teachers and staff for their collaboration, supporting programs which thoughtfully and meaningfully reinforce each grade’s curriculum.




Grade Specific Programs:

Kindergarten - Rhythm Kids: held on November 16, 2012

Tom and Dan Foote take our students on an African adventure through drumming.

1st Grade - Chinese Ribbon Dance: upcoming February 6, 2013

Chiao Bin Huang performs a beautiful Chinese Ribbon Dance.

2nd Grade - Native American Perspectives: held on October 23, 2012

With students’ help, Dan Cripps sets up a tipi outdoors and teaches the ways of Native American life.

3rd Grade - The Magic of Maps: held on October 22 & 23, 2012

Susan Pietrantoni brings a dynamic program about maps. Through an assembly and classroom sessions she gives students an opportunity to rediscover Massachusetts as explorers.

4th Grade - Mariachi Estrellas de Boston – upcoming June 14, 2013

Our 4th graders will celebrate their study of Mexico with a “fiesta” accompanied by the sounds of this well-loved Mariachi band.

5th Grade – Theatre Espresso’s “Uprising on King Street – The Boston Massacre” - upcoming April 26, 2013

Through a dramatic performance, Theatre Espresso explores the circumstances that led to the Boston Massacre and recreates the trial of Captain Preston.