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Art 8

Ms Weyandt

General Art 8

Clarion Area High School



Students in General Art 8  will learn and use the elements and principles of art, as well as fundamental vocabulary within the visual arts. Students will gain understanding on how art can communicate ideas, experiences, or emotions. Students will learn about art and artists in their historical and cultural contexts, as well as create a variety of works in several mediums.


Materials will be provided by instructor.

Daily Expectations:

  • Students will be respectful to one another, supplies, and resources. By showing respect for each other and everything in this room we create a space to safely express each individual.

  • No inappropriate language will be tolerated.

  • Supplies must be used, cleaned, and put away properly.

  • Keep an open mind and a positive attitude. Each individual within the art room walls will always present their best self.

  • Be on time and be prepared!!!

  • Students will be held accountable.


Students will complete 3 projects per each 9 weeks.

Students will receive grades for finished artworks and class participation.

Grading criteria may include, but is not limited to:

Use of elements and principles

Creativity and Originality





93-100 A

85-92 B

77-84 C

69-76 D

0-68 F

A grade less than 70 indicates an issue in the art room. A student/teacher or parent/teacher conference will be scheduled under these terms. Parents will be notified if there are concerns about a students’ progress.

Instructor Contact: Caitlin Weyandt

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