Please help your child/children improve the art skills they will learn in art class.  They WILL be able to use these skills in whatever other classes they may have.
Pre-K and Kindergarten will learn to use and improve their basic skills of using color, line, shapes.
1st grade will be using problem solving and creative thinking skills.
2nd grade color grouping with a more concentrated learning of design and making "complete" works of art.
3rd grade will learn to change their thinking about "setting-up" and construction their art by using overlapping, size variation, etc.
4th grade Will be learning to create 3-dimensional objects on 2-D surface (paper).
5th grade Will be having advanced lessons in Shading, Perspective and using the principles of design.