Welcome to the art curriculum page for All Saints Babbacombe CofE Primary School. Over the last few years we have been developing our art curriculum; ensuring it not only offers a rich variety of engaging activities but also focuses on developing a wide variety of knowledge.
Below you will find our Art progressions - this document shows what skills we aim to teach and when the children will learn them :
Below you will find our Art Curriculum Map - this document shows how we will teach the children the knowledge from the progression map - this includes the subjects and artists we will cover :
We are proud of the art work our children produce. Please find a small example of art work from our pupils below:
Below you will find some resources to help support any art learning you would like to do at home.
Colour mixing is a key element of our painting curriculum. As a school we use the double primary system to teach mixing, creating shades and tones. Opportunities for children to practice this mixing is really important. Please follow this link if you would like to learn more about the double primary system. http://www.annacarien.com/blog/colour-bias-wheel
It is also key for children to learn to draw people at a basic level. Please follow the link below that has a number of great resources on how to draw people in different poses: http://www.annacarien.com/blog/colour-bias-wheel
Below you will find a link with some information about different artists and their styles. There are some lovely activities the children could complete at home. Artist study is a very important part of children's learning. https://thecraftyclassroom.com/crafts/famous-artist-crafts-for-kids