VA.912.O.3.1

Create works of art that include symbolism, personal experiences, or philosophical view to communicate with an audience.
General Information
Subject Area: Visual Art
Grade: 912
Big Idea: Organizational Structure
Status: State Board Approved

Related Courses

This benchmark is part of these courses.
7967010: Access Visual and Performing Arts (Specifically in versions: 2015 - 2018, 2018 - 2019, 2019 - 2020, 2020 and beyond (current))
0101300: Two-Dimensional Studio Art 1 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0101310: Two-Dimensional Studio Art 2 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0101330: Three-Dimensional Studio Art 1 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0101340: Three-Dimensional Studio Art 2 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0102300: Ceramics/Pottery 1 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0102310: Ceramics/Pottery 2 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0104340: Drawing 1 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0104350: Drawing 2 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0104370: Painting 1 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0104380: Painting 2 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0104410: Figure Drawing (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0107410: Film 1 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0107420: Film 2 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0107440: Visual Technology 1 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0107450: Visual Technology 2 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0108310: Creative Photography 1 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0108320: Creative Photography 2 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0110300: Printmaking 1 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0110310: Printmaking 2 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2020 (course terminated))
0111310: Sculpture 1 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0111320: Sculpture 2 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0113300: Architectural Design and Drawing 1 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2019 (course terminated))
0101440: Fine Craft Studio Art 1 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0101450: Fine Craft Studio Art 2 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0108370: Digital Art Imaging 1 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0108380: Digital Art Imaging 2 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0104335: Drawing 1 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0104365: Painting 1 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
0102305: Ceramics/Pottery 1 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022 (current), 2022 and beyond)
7967015: Access Drawing 1 (Specifically in versions: 2015 - 2018, 2018 and beyond (current))

Related Access Points

Alternate version of this benchmark for students with significant cognitive disabilities.
VA.912.O.3.In.a: Use vocabulary, symbols, and symbolism unique to visual art to communicate and document a variety of ideas in artworks.
VA.912.O.3.Pa.c: Use selected vocabulary, symbols, or symbolism unique to visual art to communicate and document ideas in artworks.
VA.912.O.3.Su.b: Use selected vocabulary, symbols, and symbolism unique to visual art to communicate and document a variety of ideas in artworks.

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Lesson Plan

Symbolic Gateways in Clay:

Inspired by monumental artworks from around the world and across time, students will combine a variety of clay hand-building techniques including modeling, slab-construction, incising, and relief for this open-ended creative problem. Students will symbolize meaningful experiences from their lives or dreams for their future. This lesson is appropriate for Middle or High School students and can be modified for students with exceptional needs. 

 

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