Elementary art students at New City School will be introduced to the Elements of Art and Principles of Design through a variety of media, techniques, and processes. An emphasis will be placed on understanding and appreciating the influence of art through history, cultures, and daily life. Students will develop a vocabulary of art and be able to evaluate both famous works and their own artwork. Importance will also be placed on expressing moods, feelings and ideas in student’s artwork.
Middle school students will build upon prior knowledge with an emphasis placed on understanding and appreciating the influence of art through history, cultures, and daily life. Students will reflect upon, describe, analyze, interpret and evaluate their own and other’s artwork. Students are encouraged to develop critical thinking skills, a respect for quality and originality, and self-confidence in both their skills and ideas in the art classroom. Students also focus on the importance of process as an artist, and how to use specific artistic tools to help them create and gain assurance as young developing artists.
Please visit the New City School Artsonia website link below to see amazing works from our students. New City School Artsonia Website