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Nurture, Cherish, Succeed


"Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all"


Coverage and Progression in Year 4


Drawing : Power Prints

Using mechanical engravings as a starting point, pupils develop an awareness of proportion, composition and pattern in drawing and combine media for effect when developing a drawing into a print.

Painting and Mixed Media

Painting and Mixed Media : Light and Dark

Developing skills in colour mixing, focusing on using tints and shades to create a 3D effect. Experimenting with composition and applying painting techniques to a personal still life piece.

Sculpture and 3D

Sculpture and 3D : Mega Materials

Exploring the way different materials can be shaped and joined, learning about techniques used by artists as diverse as Barbara Hepworth and Sokari Douglas-Camp and creating their own sculptures.

Craft and Design

Craft and Design : Fabric of Nature

To Follow...

Year 4 Associated Vocabulary

Year 4's at work .... coming soon!