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Art

 Art Rotation x 4

(9 weeks)

 Theme  Knowledge Skills
 YEAR 7

 

The Living World

INSECTS

 

 

Formal Elements of Art

&

Drawing skills

 

 ·   Line/mark-making effects

·   Tonal shading

·   Sgrafitto technique

·   Paper art & manipulation

 

 

YEAR 8

 

PORTRAITS

 

Colour Theory

&

Blending skills

 

·   Portrait proportions

·   Colour blending

·   Drawing techniques

·   Contour lines & shapes 

 YEAR 9

 

THE EVERYDAY

 

 

Contemporary artists links

 &

Painting skills

 

·   Compositional skills

·   Painting techniques

·   Various drawing skills

·   Analysing artwork

 

 

Autumn Term Spring Term Summer Term
Year 10

 

COMPONENT 1 : Portfolio (60%)

AFRICAN ART & CULTURE

Project 1

 

COMPONENT 1 : Portfolio

ORGANIC FORMS

Project 2

Year 11

COMPONENT 1 : Portfolio

ORGANIC FORMS

Project 2

 

COMPONENT 2 : Externally Set Assignment (40%)

Choice of 15 starting points

Preparatory work & 10 hour final piece

 

External

Moderation

 

Year 7 Overview

Theme

NATURE
Flora & Fauna

Focus

Formal Elements of Art
&
Drawing/Printing skills

Skills

• Observational studies
• Mark-making effects
• Polyblock printmaking techniques

Year 8 Overview

Theme

PORTRAITS
Icons

Focus

Colour Theory
&
Painting skills

Skills

• Grid & contour drawings
• Blending of wet & dry materials
• Self-Portraiture

Year 9 Overview

Theme

IDENTITY
Street Art & Culture

Focus

Artists Links
&
Experimenting skills

Skills

• Graffiti Tags & lettering
•Stencilling techniques
• Mixed media artwork

Year 10 Overview

Winter Term

COMPONENT 1 : Portfolio
AFRICAN ART & CULTURE
Project 1

Spring Term

COMPONENT 1 : Portfolio
AFRICAN ART & CULTURE
Project 1

Summer Term

COMPONENT 1 : Portfolio
ORGANIC FORMS
Project 2

Year 11 Overview

Winter Term

COMPONENT 1 : Portfolio
ORGANIC FORMS
Project 2

Spring Term

COMPONENT 2 : Externally Set Assignment
Choice of 15 starting points
Preparatory work & 10 hour final piece

Summer Term

External
Moderation

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