Enduring Understanding 2: The arts reflect and document cultural trends and historical events, and help explain how new directions in the arts have emerged.

General Information
Number: VA.68.H.2
Title: The arts reflect and document cultural trends and historical events, and help explain how new directions in the arts have emerged.
Type: Enduring Understanding
Subject: Visual Art
Grade: 68
Big Idea: Historical and Global Connections

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Independent

VA.68.H.2.In.a
Identify influences of cultural trends on visual art.
VA.68.H.2.In.b
Identify influences of visual art and utilitarian objects on the human experience.
VA.68.H.2.In.c
Identify reasons to display artwork in public places.

Supported

VA.68.H.2.Su.a
Identify structural elements of art and organizational principles of design to create and respond to artworks.
VA.68.H.2.Su.b
Recognize an influence of visual art or utilitarian objects on the human experience.
VA.68.H.2.Su.c
Identify the physical features or characteristics of artworks displayed in the community.

Participatory

VA.68.H.2.Pa.a
Recognize selected structural elements of art to create and respond to artworks.
VA.68.H.2.Pa.b
Recognize the use of visual art or utilitarian objects in daily life.

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Lesson Plan

Energy of Art:

The students will follow the scientific process to investigate the movement of a pendulum and then apply that knowledge to design and build device that automatically creates a "splatter" painting.

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