Summer Holidays and a Scheme of work!

GCSE Art Scheme of Work

WOW! What a term! In my mind I always feel like the Summer term should be the easiest, its the shortest and it should be the wind down… But it never is! What with the last rush to get work finished ready for marking, the Art Exhibition, exam marking and moderation, detailed reports to write for the year, not to mention end of term activity days out… So I have not had two minutes to spare to update my blog.

But now that I have finished for the summer I have set some time aside to upload a scheme of work that I have used for the last few years for my Year 10 classes in the Summer term. It is based on a visit to Brighton but you could adapt it for a visit to any local place of interest.

Enjoy!

Scheme of Work (Word DocX) – YR10 ART Sense of Place

Scheme of Work (Word Doc) – YR10 ART Sense of Place

Pinterest Board – https://uk.pinterest.com/pipsticks/art-a-sense-of-brighton-gcse/?etslf=4019&eq=sense

Year 10 Altered Nature SOW

Kalado Flowers Felt Cells Tile Cells Tile Cell 2 Felt Cells 2

I wanted to share with you all some of my schemes of work so I have started with one that I have been using for a while now.

YR10 ART Altered Nature Term 1&2 2015

I use it as the first project for year 10 GCSE artists and have been tweaking it for the last few years and I feel I have now got it to a place where I am happy with it. It runs for a term and a half and results in a 3D ceramic outcome. I have added a few images to show some of the outcomes from the course of the project.

Visual Planning

Visual schemes of work imageTeaching a creative and visual subject I wanted to try and make my planning much more visual. I have put together a folder for each year which contains the schemes of learning/ work for the entire school year.

Inside the folder is the standard written version which contains the National Curriculum links and a breakdown of the lessons etc. But after this I have created pages which have each task/ lesson at the top and then below a set of columns where I can print out and stick down relevant images I find on the internet and most importantly all my pins from my Pinterest boards.

I am also planning to add at the back of the folder images of pupil’s work as a record of the work actually produced.

Click the link for the template page:  Visual Scheme of work Sheet WORD