Art & Design

Intent 

Art and design provides visual, tactile and sensory experiences and a unique way of understanding and responding to the world, allowing children to communicate what they see, feel and think. 

 The school will: – 

  • Provide enjoyment in creative arts and exploring Artists
  • Provide a sense of purpose, achievement and fulfilment in artistic expression
  • Develop skills to use a wide range of materials and techniques competently
  • Enable pupils to express their ideas and feelings through imaginative creation in both two and three dimensions
  • Provide opportunities to study the world analytically
  • Establish an appropriate vocabulary to enable pupils to understand and discuss their own work and that of others
  • Enable pupils to appreciate and evaluate the work of a range of artists, from their own and other cultures
  • Provide opportunities to critically evaluate own work