Academy Trust 07976516

Art

artArt is a creative skill that children instinctively use as a means of expression, to communicate ideas and feelings. The teaching of art stimulates and encourages creativity and imagination through visual, tactile and sensory experiences. It provides a unique way of understanding and responding to the world and can be used to shape our environment.

Aims:

  • To stimulate each child’s creativity and imagination;
  • To develop each child’s understanding of colour, form, texture and pattern;
  • To develop each child’s ability to use materials and processes to communicate ideas and feelings;
  • To enable each child to record from firsthand experience and from imagination;
  • To explore with each child the ideas and meanings in the work of artists, craftspeople and designers;
  • To help each child to learn about the functions of art, craft and design in their own lives and in different times and cultures;
  • To help each child to learn how to make thoughtful judgements and aesthetic and practical decisions;
  • To help each child to become actively involved in shaping environments;
  • To extend and enrich other curriculum areas through art and design.

pdflogoArt Curriculum

Contact us

email School

 

St. James’ RC Primary School
Maybury Close,
Petts Wood,
Kent.
BR5 1BL

Contact Mrs Jones or Mrs Howie in the school office for general enquiries on
020 8467 8167

Or email: general.info@st-james.bromley.sch.uk


Data Protection Officer: Craig Stilwell

More info

Find us

Twitter

Thinking of our Year 6 children as they get ready to start another chapter in their lives! They will always be in o… https://t.co/d7N4gcdocJ

We have been awarded The Gold Sports Mark. Thank you to all our parents for their support!⚽️🏏

A beautiful summer walk this morning 🌿

Well done to everyone involved in the amazing Year 6 Production of Les Miserables.

HealthySchools   Nace logo small 2   QualityMark   SchoolAchievementAward

British Council International School Award   School-Games-Award-Gold   Stars   Character-Education