Art

Year 3 – Art and Design

Year 3 – Art and Design

In Art and Design children learned how to make Stone Age inspired clay pinch pots. Pinch pots are the ideal project for beginners to hand-build with clay; perfecting this technique is a fantastic way to start developing clay-craft skills. Children had an orange-sized ball of clay to begin with and then slammed it on a… Continue Reading

Forest School

Forest School

This term Forest School has been full of activities to do with teamwork, resilience, independence, confidence & creativity. Forest School has even hosted The Romans & Ancient Greeks! All the children have worked on activities to develop trust & teamwork using blindfolds, hoops & completing scavenger hunts. Using natural materials Year 6 created scenes from… Continue Reading

Art in Year One

Art in Year One

This week the children have been studying the artist Piet Mondrian. They learnt all about his life and inspirations. The looked closely at the different styles and then had a go at creating their very picture. Continue Reading

Papyrus craft

Papyrus craft

Year 3 been learning about about papyrus the importance of papyrus to the Ancient Egyptians. We use recycled paper to make our own papyrus by using a mixture of water and glue to bind it together. Then we decorated scrolls in a Egyptian style. Continue Reading

Art and Design in Year 6

Art and Design in Year 6

Year 6 have been experimenting with different ways of using textiles to create different effects. They used fabric, fabric paints, buttons, sequins, wool, needles, thread etc. to recreate scenes from well-known stories or a scene of their choice. Take a look at our work-in-progress photographs. Continue Reading