Lakeview Middle School Art


ART 1 HS Curriculum Middle School – East Zone


Lakeview Middle School

Visual Arts Department



These mediums must be used in the Art I experience. The students should be informed of the characteristics of each media and understand the proper use of the material. Students will be informed of proper vocabulary and terminology used with each medium. Through the artistic process the students should get multiple opportunities to use a medium (for example: tech sheet, sketchbook assignment, or finished products)

  • Drawing media

  • pencils, charcoal, colored pencils, pen and ink, markers)

  • Paint

    • brush

    • pallet

    • type of paint

      • watercolor

      • acrylic

  • Clay

    • wedging

    • glaze

    • kiln

    • bisque

    • stages of a clay piece

  • Printmaking

    • gouge

    • nib

    • brayer

    • Plate

  • a variety of other materials (i.e. sculptie, fiber, different papers, so on)

Terminology, Techniques and Skills

Each of these techniques and skills must be cover in the Art I experience. The terminology must be addressed and relate to the techniques and skills taught. The students should get real world and hands on experience using the terminology. ( for example: Creating a sculpture and talking about form) Any of the mediums may be used to teach a specific technique or skill. Keep in mind that some techniques and skills