Mr. Moran

Visual Art and Computer Technology

Art Show & Reception

May 12, 2016

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Visual Art

The art program at Oak Hill provides opportunities for students to explore a variety of art materials and techniques. Students enjoy projects in drawing, painting, sculpture, and ceramics. Projects focus on the elements and principles of design, and introduce students to well known figures from art history. Participating in art activities will allow students to practice creative expression, critical thinking, and encourage fine motor skill development.

New York State Learning Standards for Visual Art

Standard 1: Creating, Performing and Participating in the Arts
Students will actively engage in the processes that constitute creation and performance in the arts (dance, music, theatre, and visual arts) and participate in various roles in the arts.

Standard 2: Knowing and Using Arts Materials and Resources
Students will be knowledgeable about and make use of the materials and resources available for participation in the arts in various roles.

Standard 3: Responding to and Analyzing Works of Art
Students will respond critically to a variety of works in the arts, connecting the individual work to other works and to other aspects of human endeavor and thought.

Standard 4: Understanding the Cultural Dimensions and Contributions of the Arts
Students will develop an understanding of the personal and cultural forces that shape artistic communication and how the arts in turn shape the diverse cultures of past and present society

Computer Technology

The computer technology program at Oak Hill provides opportunities for students to work with a variety of software applications and focus on a full range of academic subjects. Students in grades 2-8 will work on desktop computers and iPads with software that enhances learning in English Language Arts, Math, Geography, Music, and Art. Increased exposure to using technology as a tool for learning is important for fostering educational independence and developing the ability to use technology as a resource.


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