|Teaching Staff||Mrs S Wyatt (Subject Leader)
Mrs A St John
|Year 7 students will study||Introduction to the formal elements within Art – tone, texture, pattern, form, line and colour.
Natural forms to using observational drawings skills and applying formal element in the style of artists.
Architectural project looking at texture and line.
Portraits- facial features, mapping rules, proportion, and artist’s influences.
|Year 8 students will study||Recap on formal elements, mark making and pattern using cultural influence of Islamic and polish culture.
Natural forms focusing on observational drawing and painting techniques.
Day of the dead project
|Year 9 students will study||Mark making and more specialist techniques to develop formal elements.
GCSE students complete a project based on the theme ‘changes’ starting with architecture as a context.
|Year 10 students will study||Students continue to develop their portfolio of work based on the theme changes. Students complete a series of mini projects to communicate their own interpretation of the theme.|
|Year 11 students will study||Complete portfolio of art work on the changes theme.
Complete prep work for exam set by the exam board and complete 10 hour exam.
|You will be assessed by||KS3 – sketchbook work, final pieces, assessment pieces, homework.
KS4 – GCSE Fine Art
ü Coursework portfolio (60% of overall grade).
ü Externally set exam 10 hour exam (40% of overall grade).
|Extra-curricular opportunities||Key Stage 4 boosters on Wednesday’s after-school.
Lunchtime –boosters for KS4
KS3 – Thursday art club
|Homework||KS3 –Art work booklet/tasks/research(Half-termly)
KS4 – Attend boosters/research and continuation of class work.