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And now we have these three: faith and hope and love, but the greatest of these is love.’ 1 Corinthians 13:13

Enabling children to flourish and succeed

Art and Design

The children from Year 1 to Year 6 follow the Rise Academy Trust Art and Design curriculum. The curriculum covers a range of skills; colour, line portraits, landscape, architecture, light, still life and form, stencils and print making and style in art. The children study a range of artist throughout their time from Year 1 to Year 6.

The Art and Design curriculum links to the National curriculum for Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2.  Our pupils enjoy the benefit of using extensive school grounds to support their learning in  Art and Design and the use of our well-equipped school hub.

Our Art and Design curriculum develops skills in:

  • Making: painting drawing, printing, creating 2 & 3D art and craft.
  • Generating ideas and taking inspiration from a range of artists and crafts people.
  • Formal elements: colour, form, line, pattern, shape, texture and tone.
  • Knowledge of artists' work and techniques.
  • Evaluating: critiquing their own work and that of others.