About the Art Class

CLASS GUIDELINES FOR SUCCESS

In addition to the school-wide discipline policy, a set of class guidelines for success and consequences has been established and will be maintained. The following is a list of the class guidelines for success and consequences for art:

 

What is expected of me in the art classroom?

CLASS RULES

1. Maintain proper noise levels. No noise while teacher is talking.

2. PROFANITY is not allowed.

3. Raise your hand to be recognized to speak.

4. No Food or Drinks (including Water) allowed.

5. No electronic devices unless permitted. 

6. Follow directions the first time.

 

CLASS EXPECTATIONS

Attitude- Be positive and try your best!

Respect - Respect everyone and everything.

Think- Understand and demonstrate.

Imagine- Be creative and dream!

Spic & Span- Clean up after yourself and table.

Target- Follow directions to stay on target.

What are the consequences?

BEHAVIOR CONSEQUENCES:

1. Warning – Student should stop their behavior.

2. Refocus – Student will reflect upon their conduct and complete a behavior assignment.

3. Detention During the detention the student will write a 5 paragraph essay stating what they did wrong and how they can succeed in the classroom.

4. Referral - Administration decides the next course of action.

* Can be changed depending upon the offense.

What do I need for the class?

Supplies:

- Pencil

-9x 12 Sketchbook

-Colored Pencils

-Ultra Fine Point Sharpie

-Ruler
 

What will I be graded on?

GRADING CATEGORIES AND ASSIGNMENTS

1. Participation (Inspiration)

2. Sketchbook (Design)

3. Project (Creation)

4. Assessment (Reflection)

How will I be graded?

Rubric

4 A - Above Expectations

3 B - Met Expectations

2 C - Approaching Expectations

1 D - Below Expectations

*Extra Credit* The student will receive 4 passes for the bathroom/water every nine weeks. Whatever passes the student do not use they will become extra credit.

How much time do I have on a project?

Project Time Frame

1st Week-Inspiration and Design

2nd Week - Create

3rd Week - Create

4th Week - Presentation

How do I turn in my sketchbook assignments and projects?

Students will use Artsonia to upload their art projects. Artsonia is the world's largest student art museum. It's a free, safe, educational program designed to connect parents and families with their child's creative activities at school.

If you don’t upload to Artsonia by the due date you will get partial credit on the assignment including projects which can’t be made-up.

Where to Find Info about Assignments and Projects?

The class website www.katundra.com


If you should have any questions or concerns, please email katundra.stewart@polk-fl.net


Parents: Don't forget to complete the PARENT CONSENT FORM under the About tab or click HERE

Students: Please complete the Student Behavior Agreement Form or click HERE

Mrs. Stewart: PARENT CONTACT FORM