This is your friendly Thunderword publisher, website helper, and photojournalism teacher, Mary Friedman. I’m sending out a call for images that can be used on social media and on our website. If you have a young artist in your family who would like to share their artwork, I am in need of images to use […]
Archive | Photojournalism Team
Are you missing the way school used to be?
I can’t fix that for you, but we now have an amazing historian, Monika Julian, who has been taking pictures around the school to show how the ‘new normal’ is for our students. There are a lot of great happenings and this is where we will share just a few of them! No child will […]
Photojournalism Leadership Team is Accepting Applications!
Did you know that THES has a Photojournalism Team? These leaders from 4th and 5th grade help keep the community informed of happenings around our school by reporting on them through a blog on our school website. To see our most recent posts go here: Thundernews. At this time, we are open to 4th or […]
Event for Junior Photographers
Looking for a family-friendly event to do with a youngster who’s interested in photography? Check this out: Join Precision Camera and Canon in a fun photo scavenger hunt for kids 13 years and under at Pioneer Farms. Explore the variety of themed historic areas from a German Emigrant Farm, a Texian Farm, and a Tonkawa […]
Several THES students joined Ms. Friedman in attending a photography class at Precision Camera last Monday. We learned a lot and had fun! Ms. Friedman is hoping that they will offer more classes for young learners in the future. Contact Ms. Friedman if you are interested. Here are some pictures the students took:
Photography Class — Jan. 21st
Do you have a budding photographer in your family. Looking for something for your child to do when THES is closed on Jan. 21st? Precision Camera is offering it’s first every photography class for kids! If you need help with transport that day, or if your young Thunderbird wants someone there who also loves learning […]
Looking for: 3rd Graders Who Want to Learn Photojournalism
Did you know that THES has a Photojournalism Team? These leaders from 4th and 5th grade help keep the community informed of happenings around our school by reporting on them through a blog on our school website and in a neighborhood magazine. To see our most recent posts go here: Thundernews. We are looking to […]
Did you know that some of our 5th graders write for a local magazine?
Our 5th grader photojournalists are given the opportunity to write for our neighborhood magazine, Life in Travis Heights. Check out some of the articles they have written this year: From A Dog’s Point Of View My Walk With My Cousin New Year, New School Travis Heights Photojournalists See more: Last year
Third Grade Photogs
Starting in January, we had some new Photogs join the photojournalism team. Students from each of the 3rd grade classes applied and were accepted. They have met with a photographer and learned how to take interesting pictures. Look for their first posts over the next few weeks on our Student Blog! 4th and 5th graders […]
Did you know the writers of our Thundernews Blog are not just talented writers and photographers? They also have created some beautiful and imaginative artwork. These pieces were created by 4th & 5th graders. To see more, stop by the upstairs hallway near the art room!