This year kindergaten throught second grade will be focusing on the elements of art and how to think like an artist. This will be accomplished as we complete a variety of art lessons and learn our classroom mantra. Art lessons will be based on state standards and the DVUSD bench marks for the visual arts. To view these bench marks please veiw the link at the bottom of the page to see what your child will be learning this year.
This year third through fifth grade will continue building on thie knowledge of the elements of art and principles of design. During this time we will be learning about a variety of art mediums and artist. Art lessons are based on the state standards and DVUSD benchmarks. Specific benchmarks can be veiwed through the link below.
Sixth grade will continue building their knowledge of the elements of art and principles of design. During this time they will also be experimenting with various mediums and learning about artist throughout history. For students who have art twice a week we will be learning about art from various cultures around the world.
Link to district benchmarks: