Art

6th Grade

Students will apply the elements of visual art to create and construct their own art work. Students will explore the different areas of art through drawing, painting, collage, and sculpture. Students will be able to understand how the choice of tools or media is used to create certain features in a work of art.

7th Grade

Students will again explore the different areas of art, as well as use the elements of visual art, to be creative and design their own works of art. Students will be introduced to the lives, techniques, and works of several well-known artists. They will apply their knowledge of the elements and media used in visual art to critique works of various artists, including their own works. Through critique, students will be able to express how the choice of media in a work of art causes them to feel.

8th Grade

Students will again explore the different areas of art, as well as use the elements of visual art, to be creative and design their own works of art. Students will be introduced to the lives, techniques, and works of several well-known artists. They will apply their knowledge of the elements and media used in visual art to critique works of various artists, including their own works. Through critique, students will be able to express how the choice of media in a work of art causes them to feel.