Art & Design

Programme of study - Key Stage 3


  TERM 1 TERM 2 TERM 3

YEAR 7

Natural Forms

Drawing skills – the formal elements

Using a variety of media.

Introduction to using a sketchbook

Artist research -

Elizabeth Blackadder

Painting skills -

Exploring colour Mixing & matching

iPad artist research -

Eric Carle

  TERM 4 TERM 5 TERM 6

YEAR 7

Natural Forms

Colour -

Collage, Ready Mix & oil pastel

Sculpture -

Modroc bowls

Printing -

William Morris

iPad repeating patterns

Leaf printing


  TERM 1 TERM 2 TERM 3

YEAR 8            

Other Cultures:

The Art of Mexico

Drawing for research

Artist research –

Frida Kahlo

Day of the Dead

3D skulls

Poetry illustration

Cross curricular with English

Artist research -Kate Sutton, Jackie Morris,

Mark Hearld

  TERM 4 TERM 5 TERM 6

YEAR 8

Composition and planning

Experimenting and exploring materials

Other Cultures: The Art of India –

Elephants

Visit to the zoo

Sketching from life

Patterns

Mendi, metal work, carving, textiles

Poly block printing

Collage printing