ART DEPARTMENT
Head of Creative ART:
Miss Hancock
Teachers of Art:
Mr Bennett
Miss French
Ms Hodson
Mr Garrison
Miss Kauser

“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” Pablo Picasso

Year 7 Curriculum Overview

Autumn term

Journey to a New Planet – An introduction to KS3 drama and basic skills

Birmingham – An introduction to physical theatre

Spring Term

Intro to Shakespeare

Silent Movies

Summer Term

Devising

Vocal Soundscape Project

Year 8 Curriculum Overview

Autumn term

Nightmares – An exploration of physical theatre

Radio Plays

Spring Term

J’s Story – A look current news topics to do with why children might run away from home

Improvisation

Summer Term

Blood Brothers

Music and Media

Year 9 Curriculum Overview

Autumn term

Musical Theatre

Urban Myths and Legends

Spring Term

Devising

Improvisation

Summer Term

Grand Guignol

Intro to GCSE

 

Year 10 Curriculum Overview

Autumn term

Working on a variety of techniques and skills

Spring Term

Hobbies and interests – explore the topic through different techniques and mediums

Summer Term

Start work on 45 hour portfolio (controlled assessment)

Year 11 Curriculum Overview

Autumn term

Continued work on 45 hour portfolio

Spring Term

Exam prep

Summer Term

Exam

 

 

Our students across the year groups are assessed on their learning in the following areas (click the links below)

Develop

Explore

Presenting

Recording