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Nurture, Cherish, Succeed


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


Coverage and Progression in Year 6


Drawing : Make My Voice Heard

This unit focuses on developing pupils' skills in using different art styles, exploring effects with tools, understanding and applying chiaroscuro, and creating symbolic and expressive drawings. It encourages children to form their own opinions about art, understand the impact of techniques, and convey messages through their artwork. 

Painting and Mixed Media

Painting and Mixed Media : Artist Study

Exploring a selection of paintings through art appreciation activities. Collecting ideas in sketchbooks and planning for a final piece after researching the life, techniques and artistic intentions of an artist that interests them.

Sculpture and 3D

Sculpture and 3D : Making Memories

This unit teaches pupils to create expressive sculptures and reflect on artistic decisions. Children learn to represent memories through art, using various materials and techniques, and develop skills in planning, creating, and evaluating 3D sculptures. 

Craft and Design

Craft and design: Photo opportunity

Developing photography skills and techniques to design a range of creative photographic outcomes.

Year 6 Associated Vocabulary

Year 6's at work .... coming soon!