Year 8 Art Curriculum
|Topic||Further details about the topic|
|1&2||Contemporary Still life||
Students develop their observational drawing skills from year 7 and examine the history of the Still Life genre. Students will then develop their own contemporary Still Life.
Students will examine a Graphic design approach to Art and develop an understanding of the role of Graphic Artwork within the visual Arts. They will produce a final outcome based on a graphic style.
Students will examine the concept of their own identity and focus on the work of sculptures to create a final outcome representing themselves.
|Topic||Type of Assessment|
|CAT 1||Progress on Contemporary Still Life.
(22/23 only, How to use inspiration)
Contemporary still life project and Identity.
|Activity or trip||Day and time or term|
|Extension Class||Lunchtime by arrangement|