Our topic will begin with an art exhibition in our classroom, where the children will show appreciation for various pieces of art and learn the history and story implied through art.
National Curriculum art objectives:
Use create sketch books to record observations and use them to review and revisit ideas.
Improve their mastery of art and design techniques; drawing, watercolours
Great artists in history
By the end of the topic we will have:
Understood the era of Pre-Raphaelite
Understood who was involved and why there was a movement
Understood art techniques
Developed use of materials
Developed experimentation and increased awareness of different kinds of art
Been able to critique art by themselves and others.
In English we will link our work by producing work such as:
Explanation & appreciation of Pre-Raphaelite art
Newspaper report - Stolen Paintings!
We will continue to read our class text: