National Core Arts Standards: Visual Arts — Grade 3


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VA:Cn10.1.3a

Develop a work of art based on observations of surroundings.

VA:Cn11.1.3a

Recognize that responses to art change depending on knowledge of the time and place in which it was made.

VA:Cr1.1.3a

Elaborate on an imaginative idea.

VA:Cr1.2.3a

Apply knowledge of available resources, tools, and technologies to investigate personal ideas through the art-making process.

VA:Cr2.1.3a

Create personally satisfying artwork using a variety of artistic processes and materials.

VA:Cr2.2.3a

Demonstrate an understanding of the safe and proficient use of materials, tools, and equipment for a variety of artistic processes.

VA:Cr2.3.3a

Individually or collaboratively construct representations, diagrams, or maps of places that are part of everyday life.

VA:Cr3.1.3a

Elaborate visual information by adding details in an artwork to enhance emerging meaning.

VA:Pr4.1.3a

Investigate and discuss possibilities and limitations of spaces, including electronic, for exhibiting artwork.

VA:Pr5.1.3a

Identify exhibit space and prepare works of art including artists statements, for presentation

VA:Pr6.1.3a

Identify and explain how and where different cultures record and illustrate stories and history of life through art.

VA:Re.7.1.3a

Speculate about processes an artist uses to create a work of art.

VA:Re.7.2.3a

Determine messages communicated by an image.

VA:Re8.1.3a

Interpret art by analyzing use of media to create subject matter, characteristics of form, and mood.

VA:Re9.1.3a

Evaluate an artwork based on given criteria.