2024-2025 College Catalog 
    Jul 14, 2024  
2024-2025 College Catalog
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ART 2203 - Public School Art

3 Credits
Designed for the prospective teacher. A study of the creative growth of children, methods and techniques for directing an art program in the public schools, with emphasis on art and its relationship to the child. Education methods courses for Arkansas State Teacher Certification will not be offered for home study credit in the Division of Communication and Arts.

Prerequisite: ENG 1113 - English Composition I* .

Course Level Objectives
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

1. Locate and Identify the Arkansas State Frameworks. (PLO 2, 3, 5)
2. Create lesson plans that include hands-on projects to help students learn, remember, and apply skills listed as objectives in the Arkansas State Frameworks. (PLO 1, 4, 5, 7)
3. Create lesson plans that integrate projects into Literacy, Math, Science, History, and other subjects. (PLO 1, 4, 5)
4. Discuss the importance of creative learning and how it benefits different types of student learners. (PLO 7)
5. Demonstrate an ability to teach and conduct project based lessons within the classroom. (PLO 1, 4, 7)
6. Demonstrate effective pacing and classroom management strategies. (PLO 1)
7. Use steps to progress appropriately through a lesson plan such as Introduction, Instruction, Independent Work, Review, and Assessment. (PLO 1, 7)
8. Create a rubric for an art project. (PLO 1, 5, 7)
9. Locate and utilize various teacher resources for art/project based learning. (PLO 4)
10. Create a binder of project-based lessons addressing various ages, subjects, and skill sets. (PLO 1, 7)

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