Davis Drive offers a variety of art classes for students. Many mediums are used during instruction in order to widen student awareness and increase technical and artistic skill.
Lessons vary according to grade level and not only provide the skills and objectives required for the arts curriculum, but tie in closely with the core standard course of study as well.
Please check out the weekly calendar for info on current projects.
A. Composition Notebook and/or Sketchbook
B. Standard #2 Pencils
C. Artist Pen
D. Ultra Fine Tip Sharpie (black)
E. Glue Sticks (6th grade)
F. Vinyl / Hi-Polymer Eraser
Additional art materials will be provided to students for use during class. It is essential that students use these materials appropriately and respectfully.
A. The majority of all work will be completed in class.
B. Regular attendance will aid in the timely completion of art projects.
III. Grading Procedures
A. A student’s final nine weeks average will be based upon the following information.
1. Projects: Each assignment will be given two grades after Reflecting on your work:
a.The first grade is based on meeting the criteria of each individual project and the effort demonstrated in completing the assignment. (40%)
b. Technique / neatness of work. (35%)
2. Worksheets/Critiques/Classwork (15%) that accompany class projects.
3. Sketchbook / Notebook checks (10%)