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Elementary Art Classes

A typical day in RLC art classroom will consist of a little bit of everything found in the Next Generation Sunshine State Standards:

Grade Specific Course Description:

Kindergarten-

Kindergarten art includes exploratory experiences that introduce a variety of concepts and ideas, art and digital media and processes, and the safe use of materials. Students learn art vocabulary and procedures during the creative process that help them describe and talk about their art.

 

Grade 1-

Grade one art includes experimenting with a variety of concepts and ideas in art and digital media and processes while using materials correctly and safely to convey personal interests. Students use accurate art vocabulary, terms and procedures during the creative process to describe and talk about their work.

 

Grade 2-

Grade two art includes experimenting with a variety of two- and three- dimensional concepts and ideas in art and digital media and processes. Materials are correctly and safely applied to convey personal interests and self-expression.  Students use accurate art vocabulary, terms, and procedures with resources and time- management skills during the creative process. Attributes of artworks from individuals, cultures, and time are identified, described, and discussed.

 

Grade 3-

Grade three art incorporates a variety of two- and three dimensional concepts and ideas in art and digital media and processes.  Materials are correctly and safely applied to convey personal interests and self-expression. Observation skills, prior knowledge, and art criticism skills are employed to reflect on and interpret works of art. Students use accurate art vocabulary, terms, and procedures with resources and time-management skills during the creative process.

 

 

Grade 4- (not currently offered in the 2020-2021 school year)

Grade four art incorporates a variety of two- and three- dimensional concepts and ideas in art and digital media and processes to convey meaning and relevance. Materials are correctly, safely, and responsibly applied to achieve diverse effects and meet established criteria. Observation skills, prior knowledge, and art criticism skills are employed to reflect on and revise works of art. During the creative process, students use accurate art vocabulary, terms, and procedures, as well as time management and collaborative skills.

 

Grade 5- (not currently offered in the 2020-2021 school year)

Grade five art incorporates a variety of two- and three- dimensional concepts and ideas in art and digital media and processes to influence personal artistic decisions and create visual unity. Materials are correctly, safely, and responsibly applied to achieve diverse effects and meet established criteria.  An art criticism process leads to a hypothesis about the meanings of creative products and utilitarian objects. Observation skills and prior knowledge are employed to reflect on and revise personal works of art. During the creative process, students use accurate art vocabulary, terms, and procedures, as well as time-management and collaborative skills.