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Bishop's Waltham Junior School

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Art and Design

Art & Design at Bishop's Waltham Junior

Here at Bishop's Waltham Junior School, we believe that enjoyment of Art and skills progression goes hand in hand, which is why our latest curriculum delivery ensures that projects are ‘meaty’ enough to really explore in depth.

Recently, the Art planning has undergone a huge re-construction.  Now, each project encompasses more than one ‘skill’, in line with the latest HIAS recommendations.  Children enjoy projects which overtly teach the art elements as well as the skills required for effective outcomes in different media.

The curriculum overview for art and design can be read below. Many of the projects directly link in with the Topics studied in each year-group; others study a specific art movement or influence.  Within this link, you can discover the outcomes for each unit, and can view some examples children’s work.

Year Three

Autumn Term Spring Term Summer Term
Seasonal Painting

Iron Man Model

Florida Landscapes

Year Four

Autumn Term Spring Term Summer Term
India

Saxons

Manikin and Movement

Year Five

Autumn Term Spring Term Summer Term

World War II Themed Sketches

(plan under construction)

Pointillism

Reflections

Cartouche Work

(plan under construction)

Year Six

Autumn Term Spring Term Summer Term
Surrealism and Camouflage

Perspective & Sketching Skills

(plan under construction)

Scrapbooking

 

Art across the Wider Curriculum

Art is not only enjoyed by children as a subject in its own right.  It is used as a way for children to express their ideas in many other subjects.  Find out more about this here.

The National Curriculum for Art

National Curriculum - Art & Design