Curriculum Map

Unit Essential Questions Habits Of Mind Content Skills and Processes Assessment Resources Multicultural Dimension Integrated Learning

•What are the various types and styles of furniture?
•What are advanced tool processes and joinery techniques, and how can I put them to effective use?

*Types and styles of furniture
*Joinery techniques
*Tool processes

As outlined in semester 1

As outlined in semester 1

The mural project has delved into social, political, religious, and cultural themes. The current year's focus was on language/culture/technology.

Woodshop Fall

How will tools help us realize our ability to create in wood?

What are the elements of craftsmanship?

How can we communicate using wood as a medium?

How can we build our community through woodworking?

Elements of Design

Tools, Techniques, Terminology, Safety

Production work

Create a group mural using hand and power tools

Produce a series of wooden toys for Toy and Joy Makers

Sharpening, Clamping, Glueing, Fastening



Class participation/Focus

Teacher Conferences

Narrative reports




Guest Artists/Craftspeople

Exposure to different styles and types of woodworking in other cultures

Cross curricular projects with other Arts classes