Enduring Understanding 3: Connections among the arts and other disciplines strengthen learning and the ability to transfer knowledge and skills to and from other fields.

General Information
Number: VA.68.H.3
Title: Connections among the arts and other disciplines strengthen learning and the ability to transfer knowledge and skills to and from other fields.
Type: Enduring Understanding
Subject: Visual Art
Grade: 68
Big Idea: Historical and Global Connections

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Related Access Points

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Independent

VA.68.H.3.In.a
Integrate visual art with skills and concepts from other fields.

Supported

VA.68.H.3.Su.a
Integrate visual art with selected skills and concepts from other fields.

Participatory

VA.68.H.3.Pa.a
Use visual art to represent information from other fields.

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