Students explore how Artists communicate.
Knowing: the Elements of Art, artworks from different cultures/times/places, communication techniques.
Developing Skills: using a range of media- painting, drawing, mixed media, printing. Exploring techniques and processes.
Thinking Creatively: plan their art making in response to exploration of techniques, and creating meaning.
Reflecting: responding to artist’s works, and their own works.
Finished art pieces, written and oral responses that demonstrate a student’s specialized vocabulary, IBMYP process journal.
NOTE: This subject is chosen as 1 Term elective. Two Terms of Arts Electives build a Semester of Art in Year 8. Students must choose two different electives with two reserve choices.
CARE • COMMITMENT • CO-OPERATION • RESPECT