WELCOME! Open House Art Enrichment. Mr. Lynch firstname.lastname@example.org 694-7670 ext. 2258. What will your child learn thi s year?. Art at Tonawanda Middle School follows the New York State Standards for the Visual Arts. All of the lessons taught will
694-7670 ext. 2258
Art at Tonawanda Middle School follows the New York
State Standards for the Visual Arts. All of the lessons taught will
be based on the following NYS standards:
Standard 1 - Creating & Performing in the Arts
Students will be creating 2 & 3 dimensional works of art.
Standard 2 - Knowing & Using Art Materials &
Students will use and learn about different mediums and
Standard 3 - Responding to & Analyzing Works of Art
Students will learn how to “read” and understand visual art.
Standard 4 - Understanding the Cultural Dimensions &
Contributions of the Arts
Students will learn about art from cultures of the past and
Overall averages are broken into the following categories:
- Art Projects (70%)
- Quizzes/Other Assignments (20%)
- Participation (%10)
Students will design the cover for the 2012-2013 Tonawanda Middle School Memory Book.
This year students will create a cover influenced by artist Eric Joyner.
Students will study and create their own altered book.
Students will be taking a field trip to the Corning Museum of Glass!
For this unit, students will study artist Dale Chihuly and create a class project that resembles one of his famous glass pieces.
Students will work on their drawing skills by creating a contour line self-portrait.