Illinois State Board of Education Learning Standards
Making Connections
Collage Activity:
Visual Arts:
Middle School
25.A.3d: Identify and describe the elements of value, perspective, and color schemes; the
principles of contrast, emphasis, and unity; the expressive qualities of thematic
development and sequence.
25.B.3: Compare and contrast the elements and principles in two or more art works that
share similar themes.
Seeing Connections Discussion
Visual Arts:
27.B: Understand how the arts shape and reflect history, society, and everyday life.
High School:
27.B.5: Analyze how the arts shape and reflect ideas,issues, or themes in a particular culture
or historical period.
Making Connections: Exploring Four themes through Art