Arts Lesson Plans
for Grade 8
Indicates a lesson which integrates curriculum and technology.
8 Visual Arts Lessons from LearnNC
The learner will develop critical and
creative thinking skills and perceptual awareness necessary for
understanding and producing art.
The learner will develop skills
necessary for understanding and applying media, techniques, and
The learner will organize the
components of a work into a cohesive whole through knowledge of
organizational principles of design and art elements.
The learner will choose and evaluate a
range of subject matter and ideas to communicate intended meaning in
The learner will understand the visual
arts in relation to history and cultures.
The learner will reflect upon and
assess the characteristics and merits of their work and the work of
The learner will perceive connections
between visual arts and other disciplines.
The learner will develop an awareness
of art as an avocation and profession.