Think carefully about the issue presented in the following excerpt and the assignment below.
Why do we not value the creative arts more than we do? Why are subjects like music, drama, photography, and creative writing always the first to be cut from school budgets during hard times? Many would answer that, unlike math, science, history, and other subjects taught in school, the arts are unnecessary. But this is so untrue. The arts are as necessary as these other subject areas—possibly even more necessary.
Is it absolutely necessary for people to study the creative arts?
Plan and write an essay in which you develop your point of view on this issue. Support your position with reasoning and examples taken from your reading, studies, experience, or observations.
2. 审题关键词：necessary, art
正：Art is the utmost valuable personification of the values and history of a country.
反：Yet art is impractical compared to other subjects.
补：We should not judge the value and necessity of things referring only to its practicality.