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Art and design

Our rationale for art and design can be found here.

The following units are taught each year:

Art and Design Long Term Plan 

 

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

LFS

 

Exploring different media

 

 

Mixing colours

Describing and exploring textures

 

UFS

 

Exploring colours/colour mixing

Drawing using different media

 

‘In the shape of clay’ Atelier

 

Lot of opportunities for drawing and painting across the year

Year 1

Playing with clay – leaf prints, nests etc

 

Formal elements of Art

Painting – colour mixing (Shape, line, colour) –

Artist: Wassily Kandinsky

 

Landscapes (using different media)

 

Artist: Lucy Pittaway

Year 2

Drawing - formal elements of art – pattern, texture and tone

Artist: L.S. Lowry

 

Painting – design, drawing, craft, painting and art appreciation

Artist: Bridget Riley

 

 

Clay – making a coiled pot

Year 3

Observational drawing of still-life

Artist: Georgio Merandi

 

Clay 2D textured tiles/discs

 

 

Painting – landscapes

Artist: David Hockney

 

 

Year 4

Scientific and Technical drawing

Artists: Lucy Arnold

Charles Darwin

 

Clay – Canopic jars

Artist: Lorien Stern

The Tea Pottery

 

Painting – Rivers

Artists: Renoir

Leonid Afremov

 

Year 5

 

Clay work

Animals

The cat pottery

Drawing - building and perspectives 

Artist: Architect

 

 

Painting

Colour tone

Artists: 

Year 6

 

Clay work

 Make a clay head

 

 

Painting

Impressionism

Artist: Claude Monet

 

Drawing

Still-life

memory box

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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