Elementary Art Grades are based on: Partcipation -- Did the student participate, follow directions and stay on task?
Understanding -- Did the student use the art elements/principles/concepts taught in the lesson?
How well did the student implement the skill or skills that were taught?
Craftsmanship -- How well did the student use the art supplies/media?
Was the student neat and careful with their work?
Creativity -- Was the student's artwork unique? Did the student come up with some new and different ideas?
The Grading Scale for Art Class: O Outstanding
S+ Satisfactory Plus
S- Satisfactory Minus
NS Not Satisfactory
In Art Class the acronyms ART and SLANT are posted and used as quick reminders of the expectations in class:
A Attention (give your ATTENTION to the speaker) S Sit Up
R Respect (RESPECT others, yourself, and materials) L Listen
T Time (use your TIME wisely) A Ask/Answer