VA.2.H.1.1

Identify examples in which artists have created works based on cultural and life experiences.
General Information
Subject Area: Visual Art
Grade: 2
Big Idea: Historical and Global Connections
Status: State Board Approved

Related Courses

This benchmark is part of these courses.
7701010: Art: K-5 (Specifically in versions: 2013 - 2015, 2015 - 2019 (course terminated))
5001030: Art - Grade 2 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2019, 2019 - 2022, 2022 and beyond (current))
7701030: Access Art Grade 2 (Specifically in versions: 2018 - 2019, 2019 and beyond (current))

Related Access Points

Alternate version of this benchmark for students with significant cognitive disabilities.
VA.2.H.1.In.a: Recognize similar themes in visual art from a variety of cultures and times.
VA.2.H.1.Pa.a: Explore visual art from a variety of cultures and times.
VA.2.H.1.Su.a: Recognize that visual art communicates information about culture or times.

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Lesson Plan

Art Through The Eye Of Music:

In this lesson, students will listen to music and paint or draw the feelings and emotions that the music conveys. Students will also demonstrate knowledge and understanding of color. Students will also learn that an artist's inspiration can come from many resources, including music. Students will create an abstract work of art based upon music that is a personal interpretation.

Type: Lesson Plan

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