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Topic: Practice and improvement 

Arts and Communication

 Standard 3.  Uses critical and creative thinking in various arts and communication settings
  Level IV (Grade 9-12)
   Benchmark 4.Understands the importance of practice in the arts (e.g., its role in improvement of skills; how practice contributes to how well a person learns; how practice makes some skills automatic)
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Understands the role of practice in the improvement of skills
     2.Understands how practice contributes to how well a person learns

Physical Education

 Standard 2.  Uses movement concepts and principles in the development of motor skills
  Level I (Grade K-2)
   Benchmark 5.Uses feedback to improve performance (e.g., peer/coach review)
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Understands how feedback can be used to improve performance
     2.Understands that reviews from peers and coaches can be used to improve performance
   Benchmark 6.Understands the importance of practice in learning skills
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Knows that improvement in any skill requires practice
  Level II (Grade 3-6)
   Benchmark 1.Uses information from a variety of internal and external sources to improve performance (e.g., group projects, student journal, self-assessment, peer and coach review)
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Uses information from external sources, such as group projects, to improve performance
     2.Uses information from internal sources, such as student journals, to improve performance
     3.Uses information from internal sources, such as self-assessment, to improve performance
     4.Uses information from external sources, such as peer and coach review, to improve performance
   Benchmark 2.Understands principles of practice and conditioning that improve performance
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Understands the basic principles of practice and conditioning
     2.Understands how practice and conditioning can improve performance