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Art

At Whitley Abbey we use Access Art Planning Resources for our art curriculum. There are 6 Units per year group www.accessart.org.uk

Our Art subject leader is Miss Johnson

Art Curriculum Maps

Here is our Access Art curriculum overview for each year group.

Year 1

Autumn Term 1:

Discovering Charcoal / Drawing Like a Caveman

Autumn Term 2:

Wax Resist Autumn Leaves / Squiggle Drawing

Spring Term 1:

Drawing Spirals / Drawing Spiral Snails

Spring Term 2:

Drawing Feathers / Making Sculptural Birds

Summer Term 1:

Plasticine Print Making

Summer Term 2:

Making Magic Spells

Year 2

Autumn Term 1:

Making Sketchbooks / Making Boats Which Float

Autumn Term 2:

Colour Wheel / Mini Beast Collage

Spring Term 1:

Drawing Cartoon Characters / Making Money

Spring Term 2:

Making Animal Masks

Summer Term 1:

Houses from Around the World / Be An Architect

Summer Term 2:

Mono Printing with Carbon Copy Paper / Dressing Up As Fossils

Year 3

Autumn Term 1:

Quentin Blake’s Drawings as Inspiration / Sculptural Characters Inspired by Dahl and Blake

Autumn Term 2:

Making Drawings Move / Making Articulated Beasts

Spring Term 1:

A Cheerful Orchestra

Spring Term 2:

Typography for Children

Summer Term 1: 3d Visual Map Making

Summer Term 2: Fruit Inspired Clay Tiles / Drawing & Making Flowers

Year 4

Autumn Term 1: Illustrating the Jabberwocky

Autumn Term 2: Quick Clay Figurative Sketches / Making a Pocket Gallery

Spring Term 1: Dragons & Birds in Eggs / Wax Resist with Coloured Inks

Spring Term 2: Drawing with Scissors Inspired by Matisse

Summer Term 1: Drawing Nests / Building Nests

Summer Term 2: Thoughtful Mark Making / Birds in Trees

Year 5

Autumn Term 1: Sketchbook exploration / Supersized Jewellery

Autumn Term 2: Show Me What You See / Sculptures with Personality

Spring Term 1: Inspired by Miro: Automatic Drawing, Collage and Sculpture

Spring Term 2: Flat Yet Sculptural: Drawing, Collage, Sculpture

Summer Term 1:

Making a Festival Feast / Communal Picnic Drawing

Summer Term 2:

How Does The Sculpture Balance?

Year 6

Autumn Term 1:

Sketchbook exploration / Supersized Jewellery

Autumn Term 2:

Show Me What You See / Sculptures with Personality

Spring Term 1:

Inspired by Miro: Automatic Drawing, Collage and Sculpture

Spring Term 2:

Flat Yet Sculptural: Drawing, Collage, Sculpture

Summer Term 1:

Making a Festival Feast / Communal Picnic Drawing

Summer Term 2:

How Does The Sculpture Balance?