Gouvernement du Manitoba
Manitoba

Arts Education

Visual Arts

Manitoba Curriculum Framework of Outcomes


Kindergarten to Grade 8

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The visual arts education framework provides the basis for learning, teaching and assessment of visual arts from Kindergarten to Grade 8 in Manitoba schools. The document identifies the learning outcomes for the visual arts discipline and forms the basis for the development of curriculum implementation resources. It is intended to assist teachers and administrators with music curriculum implementation and with planning professional learning.

The visual arts framework document provides background information and implementation guidelines pertaining to the discipline of visual arts. It presents an overview of the framework, outlines the document components and organization, and identifies the essential learning areas and the general specific learning outcomes for visual arts education from Kindergarten to Grade 8 in Manitoba. An appendix, glossary, and bibliography are also included.

Print copies of this document can be ordered from the Manitoba Learning Resource Centre (formerly the Manitoba Text Book Bureau), stock number 80675.