What are the benefits of Art Education for Elementary Students? 1500 words, 3 references required. Check your work for spelling and correct usage. 10 font, double spaced, 1 point deducted for every 10 words under the 1500 word limit. 3 points deducted for each reference under the 3 required. No more than 11% of your paper should be referenced. Anything referenced does not count towards the word count.