Art

Key Stage 3 Art

Students will be taught to develop their creativity and ideas, and increase proficiency in their execution. They will develop a critical understanding of artists and designers, expressing reasoned judgments that can inform their own work.

Students will be taught:

Year 7 will work for two terms looking at the fundamentals of drawing exploring a range of artists and drawing styles including line and tone to give students the foundation skills they will need for other units progress onto exploring printing, looking at etching printing processes and artists.

Year 8 will work for two terms looking at the fundamentals of painting exploring a range of artists and painting styles including colour and texture to give students the foundation skills they will need for other units progress onto exploring further printing, looking at numerous styles of printing processes and artists.

Year 7

Term 1

Fundamentals of drawing

Term 2

Fundamentals of drawing

Term 3

Exploring printing

Term 4

Exploring printing

Term 5

Personal project

Term 6

Personal project

Year 8

Term 1

Fundamentals of 3D

Term 2

Fundamentals of 3D

Term 3

Exploring painting  

Term 4

Exploring painting

Term 5

Personal project

Term 6

Personal project