• Builds self -esteem through positive, successful art experiences.

  • Recognizes contributions of artists to society.

  • Participates in multidisciplinary projects.

  • Develops critical thinking skills and problem solving for individual artistic expression.

  • Identifies common threads found in our world.

  • Analyzes components of visual imagery that convey messages.

  • Interprets art by analyzing relevant subject matter, characteristics of form and use of media.