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List of Benchmarks for Visual Arts 
 Standard 2.Knows how to use structures (e.g., sensory qualities, organizational principles, expressive features) and functions of art
Topics1. Sensory characteristics and emotive response; 2. Form and aesthetics; 3. Artistic communication and expression
   Level II (Grade K-4)
  Benchmark 3.Uses visual structures and functions of art to communicate ideas
   Vocabulary terms
A.  visual structures of art
B.  function of art
C.  communicating ideas
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Uses visual structures of art to communicate ideas   
  2. Uses functions of art to communicate ideas   

Citation Log: BP(AE,34;​IMI,22)
Citation reference
BD = benchmark, declarative
BP = benchmark, procedural
BC = benchmark, contextual

1st letter/number of each code in parentheses:
A   CNAEA: National Standards for Arts Education
C   California Visual/Performing Arts Framework
F   France: Pre-Elementary School Program
H   McGraw-Hill: Pre-Kindergarten Standards: Guidelines for Teaching and Learning
HS   Head Start: Child Outcomes Framework
IA   International Baccalaureate: Art/Design
IM   International Baccalaureate: Middle Years Arts
M   MENC: The School Music Program
N   NAEP: Arts Education Assessment Framework
T   TEA: Texas Prekindergarten Curriculum Guidelines
U   United Kingdom: The review of the desirable outcomes for children’s learning
Z   New Zealand Ministry of Education: Early Childhood Curriculum

2nd letter code :
E = Explicitly stated in document
I = Implicit in document

Page number of the cited document