Art and Photography

“Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep “. Scott Adams

Primary:

Year groups 4,5 and 6 work together to follow objectives appropriate to their year.

working within the pupils topic area of the term pupils shall explore areas such as painting, drawing, and work. the pupils work is supported by links to artists from different parts of the world, ranging from Keith Haring to Freda Khalo.

KS3:

Year groups 7,8,9 work together to follow objectives appropriate to their year, continuing to build on previous skills, pupils are also encouraged to try new media and techniques to expand their understanding of the process and application of art and design.

pupils practical work is strongly supported by contextual links to both historical and contemporary artists, crafts people and designers. 

YR10:

Pupils follow the AQA specification of Art and Design.

Completing a body of course work comprising 2 projects that demonstrate a combination of technical skill and analytical understanding. 

YR11:

Pupils follow the AQA specification of Photography.

Completing a body of course work, again, comprising 2 projects that demonstrate a combination of technical skill and analytical understanding.