Burrillville School Department Art Curriculum

Aligned to the State and National Standards

Grade #7/8 Scope and Sequence

Art

The chart below highlights the key skills and activities taught in grade 7/8 Art   and the order in which they are taught.  By clicking on the unit title, parents, students and teachers can view the detailed expectations for student learning.  Only teachers can access the Common Course assessment link.

Quarter

Instructional Days

Unit

Concept

1

8

2-3

10-12

1.1

1.2

1.3

Interpreting Meaning through Art

Establishing a Portfolio Baseline

Two Point Perspective

 

Quarter

Instructional Days

Unit

Concept

2

5

20

2.1

2.2

Printmaking: Design with a Focal Point

Precision in Block Printing

Quarter

Instructional Days

Unit

Concept

3

6

4-5

4

4

3.1

3.2

3.3

3.4

Tessellation

Metamorphise - Creating Incremental Change

Figure Drawing and Self-Analysis of Accuracy

Density Added to Drawing to Create Effect

Quarter

Instructional Days

Unit

Concept

4

10

10

4.1

4.2

Research an Artist & Replicate the Artist’s Style

Think as an Artist