This course offers students the opportunity to explore basic arts techniques and theory in a variety of media. Students will develop their art skills, learn new studio habits, grow as artists, develop critical thinking skills, expand their creativity, and experiment with art-making using both 2D and 3D media. Students will learn about the nature of creativity, the elements of art, basic art history, art and technology, and art careers and community.
This course aligns with the Virginia Standards of Learning for Visual Arts.
Course Texts and Materials
- All resources are provided within the course.
- 05154 Middle School Art Exploratory (0.5 cr)
- Fall Block (18 weeks)
- Spring Block (18 weeks)
- Summer Session (6 weeks)