Thomas Starr King Middle School

Home

MOCA- Geffen Contemporary Field Trip & Walking Tour
8th GRADE- CLASS OF 2016- 2017
 
 
 
 
Proud to announce the 2017 G.A.T. 8th Grade Digital Voice Award Winners!!!
 

 "Great Speeches in American History" and "Bill of Rights Stop Motion Videos"

 

Twenty-two student films were awarded Digital Voice Awards from the Los Angeles County Office of Education as "exemplary technology projects" in History-Social Science for the 2016-2017 school year. These films are also semi-finalist contestants for the “14th Annual Film and Animation Festival” to be held at the Vista Theater on June 4th, 2017! 

 

The two projects were completed in G.A.T. 8th Grade History classes during the 2016-2017 school year. 

 

A Big Congratulations to the following semi-finalists and DVA Winners!!! We are proud of you and all the hard work you do! 

 

"Great Speeches in American History" 

 

Maize Wong
Chloe Hoffman
Ezekial Varela
Rafael Kaye-Lew
Cari Carranza
Isabella Savage
Michael Sandoval
Ryan Wakefield
Imani Preyor
Ashley Salazar
Kendrick Carles
Liam Carthy
Emilio Elias-Marchevsky
Samantha Melendez
Zooey Sandel
Amanda Chu
Ariel Peterson
Quentin Silver
Andy Ton

 

"Bill of Rights Stop-Motion Videos" 

 

Rafael Kaye-Lew
Quentin Silver
Isabella Savage
Maia Supple
Maize Wong
Chloe Hoffman

Sonia Guevara
Nyzell Guzman

 

Scroll down TO VIEW the FILMS!!!! 

 

 

 
 

Classes

Recent Posts

'Great Speeches in American History', Mazie Wong as 'Michelle Obama', G.A.T., 2017 DVA Winner

This film won a Digital Voice Award from the Los Angeles County Office of Education for being an "exemplary classroom instructional technology project" in History-Social Science for the 2017 school year. The film is also a semi-finalist for the “14th Annual Film and Animation Festival”, which will be held at the Vista Theater on June 4th, 2017! Please save the date and join us! Congratulations to all our Festival Finalists and DVA winners!

'Great Speeches in American History', Chloe Hoffman as 'Eleanor Roosevelt', G.A.T., 2017 DVA Winner

This film won a Digital Voice Award from the Los Angeles County Office of Education for being an "exemplary classroom instructional technology project" in History-Social Science for the 2017 school year. The film is also a semi-finalist for the “14th Annual Film and Animation Festival”, which will be held at the Vista Theater on June 4th, 2017! Please save the date and join us! Congratulations to all our Festival Finalists and DVA winners!

'Great Speeches in American History', Ezekial Varela as 'F.D.R.', G.A.T., 2017 DVA Winner

This film won a Digital Voice Award from the Los Angeles County Office of Education for being an "exemplary classroom instructional technology project" in History-Social Science for the 2017 school year. The film is also a semi-finalist for the “14th Annual Film and Animation Festival”, which will be held at the Vista Theater on June 4th, 2017! Please save the date and join us! Congratulations to all our Festival Finalists and DVA winners!

'Great Speeches in American History', Rafael Kaye-Lew as 'Bobby Kennedy', G.A.T., 2017 DVA Winner

This film won a Digital Voice Award from the Los Angeles County Office of Education for being an "exemplary classroom instructional technology project" in History-Social Science for the 2017 school year. The film is also a semi-finalist for the “14th Annual Film and Animation Festival”, which will be held at the Vista Theater on June 4th, 2017! Please save the date and join us! Congratulations to all our Festival Finalists and DVA winners!

'Great Speeches in American History', Cari Carranza as 'Sojourner Truth', G.A.T., 2017 DVA Winner

This film won a Digital Voice Award from the Los Angeles County Office of Education for being an "exemplary classroom instructional technology project" in History-Social Science for the 2017 school year. The film is also a semi-finalist for the “14th Annual Film and Animation Festival”, which will be held at the Vista Theater on June 4th, 2017! Please save the date and join us! Congratulations to all our Festival Finalists and DVA winners!

'Great Speeches in American History', Isabella Savage as 'Josephine Baker', G.A.T., 2017 DVA Winner

This film won a Digital Voice Award from the Los Angeles County Office of Education for being an "exemplary classroom instructional technology project" in History-Social Science for the 2017 school year. The film is also a semi-finalist for the “14th Annual Film and Animation Festival”, which will be held at the Vista Theater on June 4th, 2017! Please save the date and join us! Congratulations to all our Festival Finalists and DVA winners!

'Great Speeches in American History', Michael Sandoval as 'Martin Luther King Jr.', G.A.T., 2017 DVA Winner

This film was honored with a Digital Voice Award from the Los Angeles County Office of Education as an "exemplary classroom instructional technology project" in History-Social Science for the 2017 school year. The film is also a semi-finalist for the “14th Annual Film and Animation Festival”, which will be held at the Vista Theater on June 4th, 2017! Please save the date and join us! Congratulations to all our Festival Finalists and DVA winners!

'Great Speeches in American History', Ryan Wakefield as 'Ronald Reagan', G.A.T., 2017 DVA Winner

This film was honored with a Digital Voice Award from the Los Angeles County Office of Education as an "exemplary classroom instructional technology project" in History-Social Science for the 2017 school year. The film is also a semi-finalist for the “14th Annual Film and Animation Festival”, which will be held at the Vista Theater on June 4th, 2017! Please save the date and join us! Congratulations to all our Festival Finalists and DVA winners!

'Great Speeches in American History', Imani Preyor as 'Meryl Streep', G.A.T., 2017 DVA Winner

This film was honored with a Digital Voice Award from the Los Angeles County Office of Education as an "exemplary classroom instructional technology project" in History-Social Science for the 2017 school year. The film is also a semi-finalist for the “14th Annual Film and Animation Festival”, which will be held at the Vista Theater on June 4th, 2017! Please save the date and join us! Congratulations to all our Festival Finalists and DVA winners!

'Great Speeches in American History', Ashley Salazar' as 'Susan B. Anthony', G.A.T., 2017 DVA Winner

This film was honored with a Digital Voice Award from the Los Angeles County Office of Education as an "exemplary classroom instructional technology project" in History-Social Science for the 2017 school year. The film is also a semi-finalist for the “14th Annual Film and Animation Festival”, which will be held at the Vista Theater on June 4th, 2017! Please save the date and join us! Congratulations to all our Festival Finalists and DVA winners!

'Great Speeches in American History', Kendrick Carles as 'Robert F. Kennedy', G.A.T., 2017 DVA Winner

This film was honored with a Digital Voice Award from the Los Angeles County Office of Education as an "exemplary classroom instructional technology project" in History-Social Science for the 2017 school year. The film is also a semi-finalist for the “14th Annual Film and Animation Festival”, which will be held at the Vista Theater on June 4th, 2017! Please save the date and join us! Congratulations to all our Festival Finalists and DVA winners!

'Great Speeches in American History', Liam Carthy as 'Abraham Lincoln', G.A.T., 2017 DVA Winner

This film was honored with a Digital Voice Award from the Los Angeles County Office of Education as an "exemplary classroom instructional technology project" in History-Social Science for the 2017 school year. The film is also a semi-finalist for the “14th Annual Film and Animation Festival”, which will be held at the Vista Theater on June 4th, 2017! Please save the date and join us! Congratulations to all our Festival Finalists and DVA winners!

'Great Speeches in American History', Emilio Elias-Marchevsky as 'James Baldwin', G.A.T., 2017 DVA Winner

This film was honored with a Digital Voice Award from the Los Angeles County Office of Education as an "exemplary classroom instructional technology project" in History-Social Science for the 2017 school year. The film is also a semi-finalist for the “14th Annual Film and Animation Festival”, which will be held at the Vista Theater on June 4th, 2017! Please save the date and join us! Congratulations to all our Festival Finalists and DVA winners!

'Great Speeches in American History', Samantha Melendez as 'Angelina Jolie', G.A.T., 2017 DVA Winner

This film was honored with a Digital Voice Award from the Los Angeles County Office of Education as an "exemplary classroom instructional technology project" in History-Social Science for the 2017 school year. The film is also a semi-finalist for the “14th Annual Film and Animation Festival”, which will be held at the Vista Theater on June 4th, 2017! Please save the date and join us! Congratulations to all our Festival Finalists and DVA winners!

'Great Speeches in American History', Zooey Sandel as 'Abraham Lincoln', G.A.T., 2017 DVA Winner

This film was honored with a Digital Voice Award from the Los Angeles County Office of Education as an "exemplary classroom instructional technology project" in History-Social Science for the 2017 school year. The film is also a semi-finalist for the “14th Annual Film and Animation Festival”, which will be held at the Vista Theater on June 4th, 2017! Please save the date and join us! Congratulations to all our Festival Finalists and DVA winners!