6th Grade Art – Mrs. Partridge Art Class Description: This course is designed to extend your knowledge from the following art topics: drawing, painting, digital/computer, printmaking, fibers, sculpture, ceramics, fine art, functional art, theme, art elements, principles of design, aesthetics, art criticism, historical periods/cultures, characteristics of artwork and; connecting the arts with performing arts and non-art subjects. Art lessons: The following is a list of themes you will be exploring while in 6th grade art. Aesthetics Historical Period Elements of Art and Principles of Design Art Criticism and Characteristics Super Hero Native American Box Computer Drawing Stone Mosaics Fredia Kahol self-portrait Painting Special Events: The Middle School will have two art shows where your work will be displayed. Responsibilities My Responsibilities as your teacher To respect myself and my students To provide you with a safe classroom environment To provide you with the appropriate motivation and necessary discipline To teach you ART To be open to your experiences Your Responsibilities as my students To respect yourself and others To hold yourself accountable To be open to new experiences To be present and participate To pay attention to what has heart and meaning Consequences If YOU choose to break a rule 1st offense: You will receive a verbal warning 2nd offense: You will fill out “My action plan” 3rd offense: Isolation table 4th offense: Office visit Severe disruptions: Immediate office visit Grading Scale and Point System: 100-90 89-80 79-70 69-60 59-0 A B C D F Daily points are as follows: Present/Prepared/Participation 10 points Work Ethic/Clean space 10 points Total 20 points Project Points are as follows: You will be handed a scoring rubric before you start any new project. Therefore, each project will vary in points.