Art Development Level 1

Course Description

Art Development Level 1 offers the student an opportunity to express feelings and emotions in their drawings and with color. Home, family, friends, pets, and toys are the young student’s world. Students will explore their personal world through colors, lines, shapes, symmetry/mirror painting, and printmaking to promote self-esteem and self-awareness. Emphasis is placed on greater awareness of details and development of fine motor skills. This course encourages the development of self-discipline through instruction and cooperation, while providing the student with an opportunity for self-expression by using imaginative thinking for creative solutions.

Course Requirements

Grade Level



Basic Art and Crafting Supplies


1 Semester



Technology Skills

  • Internet Navigation
  • Word Processing Skills
  • Email Communication (with assistance of parent or teacher)

Major Concepts

  • Cooperation
  • Self-expression
  • Promotes greater awareness of details
  • Promote development of fine motor skills
  • Colors
  • Lines
  • Shapes
  • Symmetry/mirror painting
  • Printmaking