Curriculum Map - Grade 6

Sonoran Science Academy

Curriculum Map

2010-2011

 

GRADE: Sixth

 

SUBJECT:  Art

 

TEACHER: Paula Hanson

 

Month

Content

Skills

Assessments

AZ Standards

August

Syllabus review, rules and expectations

Seating assignments

 

Proper behavior

Storage of supplies

Clean up and care of tools and equipment

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


September

Art Across the World

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sketch of a bunny

Sketch of American Gothic

Sketch of a kitten

Sketch of a whale

 

Art Elements

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Line paintings of Zebras

Historical and cultural reasons people create art

African mask and symbolism

Meet the artist: Dorthea Lange

Fine Art Vs. Applied Art

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Identify and define the elements of art

Analyze nonobjective art

 

 

 

 

 

 

Using the zebra as a resource, draw one from a photo to be cropped using simple line. Students will paint the strips with black tempera paint. Students will create a balanced composition with positive and negative space.

Art: Defined

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reflective thinking: critiquing artworks and forming conclusions

Know types of lines, color schemes and shapes

Worksheet on art elements ppt.

 

Know organic and geometric line.

Students will be able to translate what they see to what they draw and paint.

Understand positive and negative.

S2 C4 PO101

S2 C3 PO101

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

S1 C3 PO001

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

S1 C2 PO101

S1 C4 PO201

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


October

Principles of Design

 

 

 

Sketch of a parakeet

 

Environmental education Unit on ethics: Arizona Clean and Beautiful Calendar contest

 

 

 

 

 

Sketch of a fish

Sketch of a Papillion dog

Sketch of a hamster

 

Prehistoric Art

 

 

 

 

Drawing of a tarantula

Using the principles of art to achieve unity

 

 

 

Discuss 100 ways we can save the environment.

Personal responsibilities

Saving the earth begins with “me”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Culture defined

Old Stone Age, New Stone Age

Stonehenge

 

 

Principles of art defined.

Worksheet on ppt lecture

 

 

Strategies understood to create a well balanced, simple design to reach the audience regarding environmental ethics.

Problem solving,

Great composition and craftsmanship stressed.

 

 

 

 

 

Culture defined

Analyzing Egyptian pyramids, sculptures and paintings

S1 C3 PO101

 

 

 

 

 

S1 C4 PO 101

S1 C5 PO 101

S2 C1 PO105

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

S2 C1 PO 201

S2 C3 PO 201

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


November

 

Math and Art Connection through Mandela Art

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sonoran Toad sketch

 

Art of Ancient Egypt

 

 

 

 

 

Dinosaur sketch

 

Fiber Coil Basketry

Study of the Southwest Native American Basketmakers

 

 

 

Pug puppy sketch

 

Chinese history, Ancient Indian culture, Mesopotamian culture

 

 

Betta Fish sketch

 

Cat sketch

 

Art of China

 

 

 

Measure angles using a protractor and compass to create a hexagon.

One section will be drawn with pattern through the repetition of line, shape and color. The one section will repeated in a mirror sequence to created a finished Mandela

 

 

 

Ancient Egyptian culture and the Pyramids

Hieroglyphics

Write your name in hieroglyphics

 

 

Ppt on fiber coil basket history in the southwest.

Contemporary techniques review

Learn process and variations

 

 

 

Sumerian writing system

Three cultures advancing at the same pace miles apart

 

 

 

 

 

Chinese culture and art

Influence of Buddhism in art of China and Japan

 

Connect math and art through the understanding of angle making. Understand how to measure degrees.

Create a pattern

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shapes in hieroglyphics

Egyptian style, no depth of space

 

 

 

 

Appreciation of one of the oldest applied arts.

Understand the process of manipulating the material to create interesting forms.

 

 

Understand the differences and similarities between Chinese, Indian, and Mesopotamian cultures

 

 

 

 

 

Recognizing cultural influences on artworks

Symbolism in Chinese art

Analyzing intents and formal properties

 

S3 C2 PO202

S3 C3 PO201

S2 C1 PO205

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SS2 C1 PO202

S2 C2 PO203

 

 

 

 

 

 

S2 C2 PO202

S2 C3 PO201

S1 C5 PO201

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

S2 C4 PO202

S2 C5 PO201

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

S3 C2 PO201

S3 C4 PO201

December

Continue fiber coil basketry.

 

Box turtle sketch

 

Anime sketch

 

The Art of Japan

 

 

 

 

 

Semester Exam Review

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Japanese Culture and art

Yamato-e style screen painting

 

 

Students to receive study guides

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Recognizing cultural influences on artworks

 

 

 

Assessment of students understand of art history units

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

S2 C4 PO 201

S2 C2 PO 202

 

 

 

 

 

S2 C4 PO203

 

 

 

January

Painting and Color

 

 

 

 

 

Anime Girl sketch

 

The Ancient Art of Greece

 

 

 

 

 

 

Drawing an Ancient Amphora Vase

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fish Sculpture

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dolphin Sketch

Pony sketch

Frog sketch

 

Art of Ancient Rome

Students will paint a color wheel using only the primary colors. They will use primary, secondary and tertiary colors.

 

 

Observe Greek Architecture in your community.

Contributions of Greek artists

Greek culture and influence

 

Make several sketches of two athletes in action

Attempt to make the figures look life-like. Turn them into silhouettes.

Create a pattern on the upper and lower edges of the Amphora

 

Using a balloon as an armature in sculpture

Using paper mache to create a 3-D form

Adding texture

Creating a sculpture in the round

A look at the work of Constantine Brancusi

 

 

 

 

Roman culture and contributions of Roman artists

Romans use of concrete

Rounded arches, aqueducts, arches

Know how to create tints and shades

Know analogous, monochromatic and warm and cool color schemes

 

 

Shapes in Greek vases

Aesthetics of Greek amphora

Lifelike sculpture

 

 

 

Which art elements did you use?

How does the design compliment the shape of the vase?

Do you consider your art work a success?

 

 

 

 

 

Understand art sculpture vocabulary

Manipulating materials to create a 3-D form

craftsmanship

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Forming conclusions about historical and cultural context

Elements of art in architecture

S1 C3 PO 201

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

S2 C1 PO205

S2 C2 PO201

 

 

 

 

 

 

S3C2 PO202

S2 C1 PO201

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

S3 C5 PO202

S3 C2 PO201

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

S3 C1 PO201

S3 C1 PO204

February

Continue fish sculpture group A

 

Sketch of a cow

 

Introduce Huichol Yarn Painting: Leaping Lizards project

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Art of Ancient India

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sketch of a monkey

Sketch of a gorilla

Sketch of a deer

 

 

 

 

 

Study the Huichol culture and art through a power point

Pattern created with yarn using repeated lines, shapes and colors

 

 

 

Recognizing influences of Hinduism, Buddhism in Indian art

Hindu sculpture design

 

 

 

 

 

Understand the important contributions of New World Art

How do artists use the materials they have to create art?

Develop an appreciation for this culture

 

Interpret Indian sculpture

Form conclusions about formal properties, intents and meanings

 

 

 

 

 

S3 C1 PO 203

S3 C2 PO201

S3 C2 PO202

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

S3 C3 PO201

March

Study of Georgia O’Keeffe and her flowers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sketch of an airplane

Sketch of a truck

baby chick sketch

George Washington sketch

 

The Art of Islam

 

Power point on Georgia O’Keeffe’s biography, life and emphasis on her floral paintings.

Abstraction from larger than life painting

Use of color and technique of painting

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Islamic cultural influences on art

Reasons for Islamic design

 

Understand how Georgia would create an abstract image from a real flower.

Use of color with the oil pastel medium

Learn how to mix pastels and blend color

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Understand how religion influences art

S1 C2 PO201

S1 C1 PO201

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

S2 C1 PO206

April

The Figure Sculptures of Africa

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sketch of car

Sketch of koala bear

Sketch of boxer dog

Sketch of lizard

 

Linoleum Block Printing of Ocean life

 

 

 

 

 

The Masks of Africa

African cultures

Figure sculptures of Africa

Historical discovery of Africa

Kota-style abstract figure

 

 

 

 

 

 

Understand the process of printing

Johannes Gutenberg

Printing techniques

Positive and Negative space

 

 

African face mask, headpieces and shoulder masks

Ceremonial importance

Materials used

Defining abstract

Understand African influence on Cubism artists

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Printing vocabulary:

Linoleum, brayer, baren, printing ink

Reverse imagery

Understand techniques

craftsmanship

 

Analyze artworks for historical and cultural context, intents and meanings

Understand techniques and craftsmanship

 

S2 C1 PO202

S2 C1 PO205

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

S2 C2 PO201

S2 C4 PO202

 

 

 

 

 

 

S3 C4 PO201

May

Finish Linoleum block printing project

 

Sketch of race car

Sketch of snake

 

Art of Oceania

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Final exam review

 

 

 

 

 

 

Intent and Meaning of Oceania art

Oceania art examples

Color and texture to emphasize mood

Proportion

 

 

Study guides to review the art history we have covered

 

 

 

 

 

 

Geography related to the art area

Purpose of the art

Understand how early cultures created art for their own purposes

 

Take a practice test to make sure the material is familiar

 

 

 

 

 

 

S3 C2 PO201

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

S2 C4 PO203

 

 

 

 

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