In Grade 1 Art, students work with line, color, shape, texture, and pattern using a variety of two and three-dimensional media. The focus of the course is on exploration, creative expression, expanding student experience of art tools and materials and their appropriate use, and assisting in the development of motor coordination.

• Use line to create shapes, objects, patterns.

• Mix colors to create new colors.

• Experiment with paints.

• Recognize and create texture.

• Create a collage.

• Construct three-dimensional forms.



Grade 1 Art Curriculum (link to NPS Curriculum Map)


District Wide Common Assessments - Elementary Visual Arts














Flower Watercolor Painting