Visual Art Scope & Sequence

Finley Junior High

2017-2018

Grades 6-8

6TH GRADE

Unit

Time Frame

(Art is a 12 week course)

Introduction:

What is Art?

(T1) Aug

(T2) Nov

(T3) March

Artists Use Line

(T1) September

(T2) Nov / Dec

(T3)  March

Artists Create Depth

(T1) Sept

(T2) Dec / Jan

(T3) April

Artists Tell Stories

(T1) October

(T2) Jan / Feb

(T3) April / May

Artists Study Different Cultures

(T1) Oct / Nov

(T2) Feb / March

(T3) May / June

Artists Reflect

Trimester Long Project

7TH GRADE

Unit

Time Frame

(Art is a 12 week course)

Artists Address Local and Global Issues

(T1) Aug / Sept

(T2) Nov / Dec

(T3) March

Artists Solve Problems

(T1) Sept

(T2) Jan

(T3) Apr

Artists Explore Identity

(T1) Oct / Nov

(T2) Feb / March

(T3) May / June

Artists Envision

Trimester Long Project

Artists Reflect

Trimester Long Project

8TH GRADE

Unit

Time Frame

(Art is a 12 week course)

Artists Research

(Theme Discovery and Selection)

(T1) Aug

(T2) Nov

(T3) March

Artists Observe

(T1) Sept

(T2) Nov / Dec

(T3) March

Artist Use Appropriation

(T1) Sept / Oct

(T2) Jan

(T3) Apr / May

Artists Inspire

(T1) Oct / Nov

(T2) Feb / March

(T3) May / June

Artists Reflect

Trimester Long Project