ERIC Number: ED447036
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Visual Arts Performance Standards at Grades 4, 8 and 12 for North Dakota Visual Art Standards and Benchmarks.
Shaw-Elgin, Linda; Jackson, Jane; Kurkowski, Bob; Riehl, Lori; Syvertson, Karen; Whitney, Linda
This document outlines the performance standards for visual arts in North Dakota public schools, grades K-12. Four levels of performance are provided for each benchmark by North Dakota educators for K-4, 5-8, and 9-12 grade levels. Level 4 describes advanced proficiency; Level 3, proficiency; Level 2, partial proficiency; and Level 1, novice. Each grade level is measured by the following standards: (1) Media, Techniques and Processes; (2) Structure and Function; (3) Subject Matter, Themes, Symbols, and Ideas in Visual Art; (4) Visual Art History and Culture; (5) Merits of Visual Art; and (6) Connections. The document then outlines (in separate sections) performance standards in detail for grades K-4, 5-8, and 9-12. (BT)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Art Activities, Benchmarking, Elementary Secondary Education, Performance Based Assessment, Public Schools, State Standards, Student Educational Objectives, Student Evaluation, Visual Arts
North Dakota Department of Public Instruction, Central Services, State Capitol, 11th Floor, 600 East Boulevard Avenue, Bismarck, ND 58505-0440; Tel: 701-328-2272; Fax: 701-328-2461; Web site: (http://www.dpi.state.nd.us/).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: North Dakota State Dept. of Public Instruction, Bismarck.
Identifiers - Location: North Dakota