Enduring Understanding 1: Through study in the arts, we learn about and honor others and the worlds in which they live(d).

General Information
Number: VA.2.H.1
Title: Through study in the arts, we learn about and honor others and the worlds in which they live(d).
Type: Enduring Understanding
Subject: Visual Art
Grade: 2
Big Idea: Historical and Global Connections

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Related Access Points

This cluster includes the following access points.

Independent

VA.2.H.1.In.a
Recognize similar themes in visual art from a variety of cultures and times.
VA.2.H.1.In.b
Practice specified procedures and audience etiquette.

Supported

VA.2.H.1.Su.a
Recognize that visual art communicates information about culture or times.
VA.2.H.1.Su.b
Imitate a specified element of audience etiquette to respond to artworks.

Participatory

VA.2.H.1.Pa.a
Explore visual art from a variety of cultures and times.
VA.2.H.1.Pa.b
Respond to artwork.

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Lesson Plan

Art Through The Eye Of Music:

In this lesson, students will listen to music and paint or draw the feelings and emotions that the music conveys. Students will also demonstrate knowledge and understanding of color. Students will also learn that an artist's inspiration can come from many resources, including music. Students will create an abstract work of art based upon music that is a personal interpretation.

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