Arts in Grade 7 | 5ème
Arts Class in Grade 7 Meets:
  • One Time / Week of Visual Arts (Instruction in English)
  • One Time / Week of Drama (Instruction in English)
Content (Visual Arts):
  • Creating an Image Using Basic Techniques and Design Skills
  • Use of Camera, Software, and the Internet
  • Art Vocabulary
Objectives (Visual Arts):
  • Relationship Between Images and Fiction in Art
  • Create Art Portfolios
  • Art History: Understanding Point of View and Environmental Influences
Objectives (Drama):
  • Study and Performance of a Shakespearean Play
  • Analysis of Character, Language, and Theme
  • Dramatic Vocabulary and Theatrical Routines
  • Collaboration and Autonomy
Assessment (Visual Arts):
  • Art Skills Development
  • Art Vocabulary
Assessment (Drama):
  • Class Participation
  • Improvisation and Dramatic Play
  • End-of-year Performance
  • Dedicated Visual Arts Classroom
  • Weekly Access to Jewish Community Center Auditorium
  • Works by Classical Authors, Such as Shakespeare, etc.
  • Shakespeare Uncovered Documentary Series (PBS)
  • Field Trips to Seattle Art Museum, Seattle Opera, Salsa in Seattle (Spanish-language Dance Workshop)
Ms. Hannah Duff
Grade 6 English Humanities | Grade 7 Drama Teacher
Julie Archer
Middle School Arts Coordinator