6th/7th/8th Visual Art

Course Objectives-Students will...

6th Grade Visual Art
  • I will use the elements of art and principles of design to make artistic decisions.
  • I will draw using pencil, oil pastel, and chalk pastel.
  • I will use visual art to create successful advertisements.
  • I will create sculpture using re-purposed materials.
  • I will create artwork using decision making and design processes.

7th Grade Visual Art

  • I will use the elements of art and principles of design to make artistic decisions.
  • I will paint using India Ink, water colors, and tempera.
  • I will design finished textiles.
  • I will create sculpture using paper mache.
  • I will create artwork using decision making and design processes.

8th Grade Visual Art

  • I will use the elements of art and principles of design to make artistic decisions.
  • I will create finished artwork using photography, calligraphy, and collage.
  • I will use visual art to enhance architecture.
  • I will investigate the evolution of sculpture through pottery and video.
  • I will create artwork using decision making and design processes.

Syllabus

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Course Schedule

The course outline will primarily be followed.  Minor changes may occur due to school activities and closures.  Specific activities for each day will be posted a  of one week in advance.  Review the course schedule at the following link. 

Progress Assessment

The progress assessment outlines the primary objectives and target skills for students throughout the course.  Students are involved in the evaluation process to assist them in gaining the ability to grow and set goals.  You can review the progress assessment at the provided link.