National Core Arts Standards: Media Arts — Grade 4


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MA:Cn10.1a.4

Examine and use personal and external resources, such as interests, research, and cultural understanding, to create media artworks.

MA:Cn10.1b.4

Examine and show how media artworks form meanings, situations, and/or cultural experiences, such as online spaces.

MA:Cn11.1a.4

Explain verbally and/or in media artworks, how media artworks and ideas relate to everyday and cultural life, such as fantasy and reality, and technology use.

MA:Cn11.1b.4

Examine and interact appropriately with media arts tools and environments, considering ethics, rules, and fairness.

MA:Cr1.1.4

Conceive of original artistic goals for media artworks using a variety of creative methods, such as brainstorming and modeling.

MA:Cr2.1.4

Discuss, test, and assemble ideas, plans, and models for media arts productions, considering the artistic goals and the presentation.

MA:Cr3.1a.4

Structure and arrange various content and components to convey purpose and meaning in different media arts productions, applying sets of associated principles, such as balance and contrast.

MA:Cr3.1b.4

Demonstrate intentional effect in refining media artworks, emphasizing elements for a purpose.

MA:Pr4.1.4

Demonstrate how a variety of academic, arts, and media forms and content may be mixed and coordinated into media artworks, such as narrative, dance, and media.

MA:Pr5.1a.4

Enact identified roles to practice foundational artistic, design, technical, and soft skills, such as formal technique, equipment usage, production, and collaboration in media arts productions.

MA:Pr5.1b.4

Practice foundational innovative abilities, such as design thinking, in addressing problems within and through media arts productions.

MA:Pr5.1c.4

Demonstrate use of tools and techniques in standard and novel ways while constructing media artworks.

MA:Pr6.1a.4

Explain the presentation conditions, and fulfill a role and processes in presenting or distributing media artworks.

MA:Pr6.1b.4

Explain results of and improvements for presenting media artworks.

MA:Re7.1a.4

Identify, describe, and explain how messages are created by components in media artworks.

MA:Re7.1b.4

Identify, describe, and explain how various forms, methods, and styles in media artworks manage audience experience.

MA:Re8.1.4

Determine and explain reactions and interpretations to a variety of media artworks, considering their purpose and context.

MA:Re9.1.4

Identify and apply basic criteria for evaluating and improving media artworks and production processes, considering context.