Art & Design KS3

KEY STAGE 3 Autumn Term Spring Term Summer Term

Year 7 – 1 lesson a fortnight

The Big Draw


Drawing as a language

Jungle Project


Henri Rousseau


Georgia O’Keeffe

Environmental Project
Year 8 – 1 lesson a week The Big Draw


Drawing from observation



Colour Mood and Expression Experimental Painting



Year 9 – 1 lesson a week The Big Draw


Drawing as a language

Myself – Exploration of thinking skills to develop personalised creative projects through a range of media e.g. paint, print, ICT, Photo, sculpture.



Introduction of innovative project as a continuation of developing ideas in a range of media.

Collaborative group tasks optional.

Presentation of work from portfolio and sketchbook.

Projects are examples – around 1 or 2 a term. We do not cover a specific topic each term, but work from a list to cover print, 3D sculpture, ICT, drawing, painting, collage, composition and artist reference.