What's Going on In Class (First Semester)

August 2016
8
Monday
Hand out supply list / Introductions/syllabus and procedures
9
Tuesday
"Intro to Fine Arts" /Components of Fine Arts-Visual, Dance, Music, Drama /Bell Ringer
10
Wednesday
"Elements of Art" /Notes/Space, Line, Shape, Form, Color, Texture/Bell Ringer/ Insight #1
11
Thursday
Finish notes/ Review for test / Art Activity: Mike the Tiger
12
Friday
Test #1 "Intro into Fine Arts" / Finish "Mike the Tiger"
15
Monday
"How Art Is Created" / Presentation / Notes / Bell Ringer / Explore different Media's (materials)
16
Tuesday
"How Art Is Created" / Presentation / Notes / Bell Ringer / Painting media's
16
Tuesday
"Artists Styles" /Notes/Impressionism, Cubism, Abstract, Pop / Insight #2
17
Wednesday
Define "The Vocabulary of Analysis" words /
18
Thursday
Continue "Styles" / Contemporary, Expressionist, Abstract Exp., / Insight #3
18
Thursday
Review for test / Binder Check /
19
Friday
Test #2 "How Art Is Created" / Introduce "Current Event" guidelines for weekly project
22
Monday
"Art In The Stone Ages" / Notes / Bell Ringer / Explore the 3 different eras of the Stone Ages
23
Tuesday
"Stone Ages" / Notes / Bell Ringer / Discover art of Egypt and Mesopatamia
24
Wednesday
Finish Notes / Activity: Palette of Narmar hierogliphics
25
Thursday
Review for test / Binder Check / Finish activity
26
Friday
Test #3 "Stone Ages & Egyptian Art" / Current Event #1 on Stone Ages or Ancient Egyptian Art DUE
29
Monday
"Greek Art" / Bell Ringer / Explore architecture, sculptures and relics
30
Tuesday
"Roman Art" / Bell Ringer / Explore architecture, sculptures and relics
31
Wednesday
Finish Notes / Create and decorate their own Greek vase
September 2016
1
Thursday
Review for test / Finish Artwork / Binder Check
2
Friday
Test #4 "Greek and Roman Art" / Finish art work / Current Event #2 on Anciet Greek or Roman Art Due
5
Monday
NO SCHOOL / Labor Day
6
Tuesday
"Early Christian Art:" / Bell Ringer / Notes
7
Wednesday
"Byzantine Art, Architecture" / Bell Ringer / Notes
8
Thursday
Activity: Create a personal "Mosaic" /Review for test
9
Friday
Test #5 "Early Christian and Byzantine Art / Current Event 3 on Early Christian or Byzantine Art Due
12
Monday
"Art of the Middle Ages" / Bell Ringer / Notes
13
Tuesday
"Romanesque & Gothic Architecture" / Bell Ringer / Notes
14
Wednesday
Activity: Create a "Coat of Arms" describing your family
15
Thursday
Review for test / binder check / finish artwork
16
Friday
Test #6 "Art of the Middle Ages" / Current Event #4 on Middle Ages Art Due
19
Monday
Video: History of the Renaissance / Video Worksheet
20
Tuesday
"Renaissance Period Art" / Bell Ringer / Notes
21
Wednesday
Renaissance continued / Notes / Insight # 5
22
Thursday
Review / Art Activity: Mona Lisa
23
Friday
Test #7 :Renaissance Period Art" / Current Event #5 on Renaissance Period Art or Architecture
26
Monday
"Art of Islam" / Bell Ringer / Notes
27
Tuesday
"Art of Africa" / Bell Ringer / Notes
28
Wednesday
Review for Test / Art Activity
29
Thursday
Test #8 "Islam and African Art"
30
Friday
No School / Parish Fair Day****
October 2016
3
Monday
"Art of India" / Bellringer / Notes
4
Tuesday
"Art of India" / Insight # 4 / Notes
5
Wednesday
Finish Notes
6
Thursday
Art Activity / Review for test
7
Friday
Test #9 / Current Event #6 Due
10
Monday
"Art of China" / Bellringer / Notes
11
Tuesday
"Art of China" / Insight #5 / Notes
12
Wednesday
Finish Notes / Review / Art Activity
13
Thursday
Test #10 / Current Event #7 Due
14
Friday
No School for Students / Records Day / Professional Development for Teachers
17
Monday
"Art of Japan" / Bellringer / Notes
18
Tuesday
"Art of Japan" / Insight #6 / Notes
19
Wednesday
Finish Notes / Review
20
Thursday
Art Activity
21
Friday
Test #11 / Current Event #8 Due
24
Monday
"Native American Art" / Bellringer / Notes
25
Tuesday
"Art of Mexico, Central and South America" / Insight #7 / Notes
26
Wednesday
Finish Notes / Review /
27
Thursday
Art Activity / Binder Check
28
Friday
Test #12 / Current Event #9 Due
31
Monday
"Modern Era Art 1800 - 1945" / Insight #8 / Neoclassicism & Romanticism
November 2016
1
Tuesday
"Modern Era Art 1800 - 1945" / Cubism & Fantasy and Futurism
1
Tuesday
"Modern Era Art 1800 - 1945" / Fauvism & Expressionism / Insight #10
1
Tuesday
"Modern Era Art 1800 - 1945" / Insight # 9/ Impressionism & Post-Impressionism
2
Wednesday
Finish Notes / Art Activity
2
Wednesday
Surrealism and the Harlem Renaissance / Optional Current Event #10 Due /Review
3
Thursday
Review / Finish Art Activity
4
Friday
"Test #13 /Current Event #10 Due
7
Monday
"Art Since 1945" / Bellringer / Notes
8
Tuesday
Election Day (No School
9
Wednesday
"Art Since 1945" / Notes
10
Thursday
Finish Notes / Review
11
Friday
Veterans Day (Guest Speaker)
14
Monday
Current Art / Art Activity / Binder Check
15
Tuesday
Test #14 / Current Event #10 Due
16
Wednesday
Movie: "Monuments Men"
17
Thursday
Movie: "Monuments Men"
18
Friday
Movie: "Monuments Men"
21
Monday
Thanksgiving Holiday November 19 - 27
28
Monday
"Photography and Filmmaking" / Insight #11/ Notes
29
Tuesday
"Photography and Filmmaking" / Insight #12 / Notes
30
Wednesday
Finish Notes / Review / Binder Check
December 2016
1
Thursday
Start Art Activity
2
Friday
Test # 15 / Current Event #11 or Photo Journal Due (See Handouts)
5
Monday
Dance, Rhythm and Movement / Bell Ringer / Notes
6
Tuesday
Dance, Rhythm and Movement / Insight #13
7
Wednesday
Finish Notes / Review / Binder Check
8
Thursday
Start Art Activity
9
Friday
Test #16 / Current Event #12 Due
12
Monday
Review
13
Tuesday
Review
14
Wednesday
Review
15
Thursday
Mid Term Exams (1st & 4th Hour)
16
Friday
Mid Term Exams (2nd & 5th Hour)
19
Monday
Mid Term Exams (3rd & 6th Hour)
20
Tuesday
Mid Term Exam (7th Hour) 1/2 Day for Students
21
Wednesday
Christmas and New Years Holiday (December 21 - January 3)