The King's School Grantham

Isaac Newton's School

    Year 9 Art Curriculum

    Key topics to be taught this year:

    Autumn Term
    Topic
    Further details about the topic
    Skills
    1 and 2
    Surrealism
    Observational studies developed imaginatively.
    Observational studies
    Spring Term
     
     
     
    1
    Cubism
    Sculptural Development
    Handling Sheet Materials/Cubist Understanding
    2
    Cubist Painting
     
     
    Summer Term
     
     
     
    1
    Figurative Study
     
    Observational studies
    2
    Collage From Figurative Study
     
    Multi media

    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)
    Recommended reading
    Taschen Art Series
     
    All
    Recommended websites
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/art/video/
     
    All
    Equipment
    Sketch book, Graded Pencils, Paint, and Paper.
     
    All

    Enrichment opportunities:

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