The King's School Grantham

Isaac Newton's School

    Year 8 Art Curriculum

    Key topics to be taught this year: 

    Autumn Term
    Topic
    Further details about the topic
    1
    Observation Studies
    Pupils extend their understanding of direct observation.
    2
    Uncanny Development
     
    Spring Term
     
     
    1
    Observation Studies Imaginative Application
     
    2
    Use of Perspective
     
    Summer Term
     
     
    1
    Observation Studies Imaginative Application
     
    2
    Study of Magic Realism
     

    Assessments:

    Autumn Term
    Topic
    Type of Assessment
    CAT 1
    Observation Studies
    King's Scale
    Spring Term
     
     
    CAT 2
    Imaginative Application 
    King's Scale
    Summer Term
     
     
    CAT 3
    Observation Studies and Imaginative Application 
    End of year exam

    Main Resources:

    Resource
    Details (names, web address etc.)
    Term (1,2,3,4,5,6 or All)
    Equipment
    Sketch book, Graded Pencils, Paint, and Paper.
    All

    Enrichment opportunities:

    Activity or trip
    Day and time or term
    Extension Class
    Lunchtime by arrangement.
    Stop Motion Animation
    Lunchtime by arrangement.