Art & Design

Curriculum Leader: Mr K Cromwell

KS3 Art & Design

Each class are on a rotation for the year. This means some classes will be studying Art whilst other classes could be studying Textile, Catering, or DT.

Year 7Overview of Topics Covered
Autumn 1Sunglasses Project
D&M Principles
Autumn 2Tools & Equipment Familiarisation
H&S Introduction
Drawing Techniques
Spring 1Novelty Coat Hook Project
Spring 2D&M Principles
Materials and their working properties
Drawing techniques
Summer 1Coasters Project
D&M Principles
Materials and their working properties
Summer 2Drawing techniques
Year 8Overview of Topics Covered
Autumn 1Sunglasses Project
D&M Principles
Autumn 2Tools & Equipment Familiarisation
H&S Review
Drawing Techniques
Spring 1Novelty Coat Hook Project
Spring 2D&M Principles
Materials and their working properties
Drawing techniques
Summer 1Periscope Project
D&M Principles
Energy, Materials
Summer 2Systems and Devices
Common Specialist Technical Principles
Year 9Overview of Topics Covered
Autumn 1Sunglasses Project
D&M Principles
Autumn 2Tools & Equipment
H&S Review
Drawing Techniques
Spring 1Clock Project
Spring 2New & Emerging Technologies
Materials and their working Properties
Summer 1Phone Stand Project
Materials and their working Properties
Energy Materials Systems and Devices
Summer 2Drawing techniques
Year 10Overview of Topics Covered
Autumn 1Balancing Toy
D&M Principles
Autumn 2Tools & Equipment
H&S Review
Drawing Techniques
New & Emerging Technology
Spring 1Clock Project
Spring 2Drawing techniques
Materials and their working Properties
Summer 1Flying Animal Project
Drawing Techniques
Specialist Materials
Summer 2Energy Materials Systems and Devices
Year 11Art
Autumn 1Mock Gcse preparation. Choose one question
Autumn 2Mock exam in December to produce a final piece
Spring 1Exam paper released in January
Spring 2Prep work for exam
Summer 1Exam sitting to create a final piece and evaluate your prep work
Summer 2