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Visual & Performing Arts

Courses

2D Studio Art

Close your eyes and imagine you’re standing in an art studio-the smell of paint, the heat of the kiln, and the infinite creative possibilities that linger in the air.  This is where art is born, and in 2D Studio Art, you’ll learn how to bring your art visions to life.  Whatever medium you prefer- painting, drawing, photography- this course will teach you the design elements and principles needed to create a work of art, explore your artistic inspirations, travel back in time to look at art in

Duration : 1 Semester
Recommended Grade Level : 6th-8th

Art

Silver

Students taking an integrated approach to art can include both visual and performing arts. Performing arts can include music, theater, dance, or other forms of performance. Students engage in age-appropriate activities modified accordingly for their individual skill level. A course outline provides a detailed course description with competencies listed to facilitate the creation of an individual plan.

Duration : 2 Semesters
Recommended Grade Level : 6th-8th

Dance

Portfolio, Silver

Students engage in age-appropriate activities modified accordingly for their individual skill level. A course outline provides a detailed course description with competencies listed to facilitate the creation of an individual plan.  Students taking dance are often involved in local classes in their community, and some are developing their skills as professional dancers.

Duration : 2 Semesters
Recommended Grade Level : 6th - 8th

Digital Art & Design

There are so many different types of art in this- world fine art, classical art, visual art- but the impact of digital art and design is all around us, often in ways that you probably aren’t even aware of! After taking Digital Art and Design, you’ll enjoy a deeper understanding and appreciation for all things digital as you explore this special genre of art found in everything from advertising to animation to photography and beyond. In this course, you’ll learn about the evolution of art, the

Duration : 1 Semester
Recommended Grade Level : 6th-8th

Exploring Music

What comes to mind when you hear the word music? Do you think about your favorite band or artist? Do you think about instruments and scales and chords? The word music means something different to everyone.

Duration : 1 Semester
Recommended Grade Level : 6th-8th

Music

Portfolio, Silver

Students engage in age-appropriate activities modified accordingly for their individual skill level. A course outline provides a detailed course description with competencies listed to facilitate the creation of an individual plan.  Students taking music are often involved in local classes in their community, and some are developing their skills as professional musicians.

Duration : 2 Semesters
Recommended Grade Level : 6th-8th

Photography

What do you think makes a photograph great? Do you want to take fun, interesting photographs of people, places, and pets to post for you friends or hang on your wall? Photo images are everywhere today. Sometimes we see hundreds in one day. But it’s obvious that not all photographs are the same-some are definitely cooler than others. In Photography, you’ll learn how to take those excellent, jaw-dropping photographs that you see in magazines and on your favorite social media sites. You’ll learn

Duration : 1 Semester
Recommended Grade Level : 6th-8th

Theater

Portfolio, Silver

Students engage in age-appropriate activities modified accordingly for their individual skill level. A course outline provides a detailed course description with competencies listed to facilitate the creation of an individual plan.  Students taking theater are often involved in local classes in their community, and some are developing their skills as professionals.

Duration : 2 Semesters
Recommended Grade Level : 6th-8th

Visual Arts

Portfolio, Silver

Students engage in age-appropriate activities modified accordingly for their individual skill level. A course outline provides a detailed course description with competencies listed to facilitate the creation of an individual plan.  Students taking visual arts are often involved in local classes in their community, and some are developing their skills as professional artists.

Duration : 2 Semesters
Recommended Grade Level : 6th-8th