Visual Arts SLO GRADE 3 Lines and Shapes

Grade Levels
3rd, Homeschool
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Creating a Visual Arts SLO is a time-consuming task! Save time by purchasing this classroom-tested Visual Arts SLO that is ready to go. Since it’s completely editable, simply add your own specific information, print, and DONE!

The best part about this Lines and Shapes Visual Arts SLO is that you can use any of your favorite lessons to teach the objective. Since this SLO is based on lines and shapes, use your favorite lessons/projects to teach line and shape vocabulary.  This SLO will work with any of your projects with line and shape as the main element of art.

The assessment for this Lines and Shapes Visual Arts SLO comes in two parts. For Part ONE, students are required to draw a picture of their current surroundings. This fits in perfectly with the third grade National Visual Arts Core Standards. For Part Two, students will write a descriptive paragraph about their drawing. In each part, students are given a word bank of vocabulary terms. Students will use this word bank (types of lines and shapes) to create the drawing and complete the descriptive writing. They receive points for each art term they applied in their drawing. Students also receive points for using the art terms correctly in their descriptive writing.

Word Bank Used for This SLO: free-form shapes, geometric shapes, vertical line, horizontal line, rough line, broken line, smooth line, long line, short line, thick line, thin line, diagonal line, curved line, zig zag line, implied line, implied shape


  • The Student Learning Objective
  • Rationale for Student Growth (already typed and ready to go)
  • Baseline and Trend Data (already typed and ready to go)
  • Growth Targets (chart already typed and ready to go)
  • Student Population Section
  • National Standards
  • Place for your State Standards
  • Instructional Strategies (already typed and ready to go)
  • Progress Monitoring (already typed and ready to go)
  • Assessment Section (already typed and ready to go)
  • Two Printable Assessments (used for pre- and post-assessment)
  • Printable Rubric
  • Printable Handouts to Record Your Student Data
  • Editable Color Cover for your SLO Binder

GRADE LEVEL- Since this SLO aligns with Grade 3 National Standards, I have marked it as a grade 3. I have also used this SLO with students through 7th grade.

The right column of the chart in this SLO resource shows the score a student needs to make in order to reach the 35% growth goal. The formula used to determine the score needed is:

.35 (20 - Pre-Assessment Score) + Pre-Assessment Score = Target Growth Score

The final numbers are rounded up to determine the target growth score.

This document is completely editable, so you will able to change the growth rate percentage to fit your needs.

COMPLETELY EDITABLE: I have created this document in Word with a Word default font. This makes it easy to copy and paste into your own school district's template. It also makes it super easy to edit anything in the document.

TERMS OF USE: This SLO is Copyright ©Tara Miyasaki 2016. This SLO may be used for non-commercial purposes only. You may not upload this SLO to a public website. Thank you!

OTHER SLO RESOURCES  from Mamasaki Art

Grade 4- Color and Value

Grade 5- Form, Space, and Balance




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