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Art and design stimulates children’s creativity and imagination. Children use colour, pattern, form, and texture to communicate what they see, feel and think. They explore different artists and learn about the diverse roles and functions of art in different times and cultures.

Recycling plastic and paper

Making bottle fish.


Creating a Greek vase.

Working together.

In art and design lessons children have the opportunity both to work on their own and to collaborate with others, listening to other children’s ideas and treating these with respect. Children work on projects in two and three dimensions and on different scales. They have the opportunity to use a wide range of materials and resources, including ICT.

Working on the mosaic.

This took a long time to create. The pieces were extremely small and had to be carefully placed to create the beautiful end result.

Working in groups outside using chalk.

Displaying Our Art Work

Art and design is also taught through cross curricular links with other subjects such as history and geography,

Our Indian Art

School Mosaic

The children in the Years 1 and 2 started this beauitful mosaic. Members of the Art and Craft club completed it.