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List of Benchmarks for Visual Arts 
 Standard 5.Understands the characteristics and merits of one's own artwork and the artwork of others
Topics1. Evaluation and interpretation of art; 2. Historical and cultural context of artistic works
   Level III (Grade 5-8)
  Benchmark 2.Understands possible contemporary and historic meanings in specific artworks
   Vocabulary terms
A.  contemporary meaning of specific artwork
B.  historic meaning of specific artwork
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands possible contemporary meanings in specific artworks   
  2. Understands possible historic meanings in specific artworks   

Citation Log: BD(AE,51;​IAI,5;​IMI,18;​NE,84,85)
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