At Surrey Square, our curriculum is driven by purposeful outcomes, is relevant to each and every child and is expansive beyond the national curriculum so that our children will know more, do more and BE more!
Understand that Art enriches all our lives.
Appreciate and value the work of Artists throughout history from a range of cultures.
For SSQ pupils to enjoy opportunities to express themselves with confidence in the visual arts.
Our teaching approach
Discreet lessons in termly Foundation Subject Weeks.
Art teaching cycle including:
REAL projects: History and STEAM
To build up skills progression in specific art techniques.
The teaching cycle ensures that children have a clear understanding of artists having to persevere, listen, redraft and learn from others.
To develop a vocabulary for discussing artwork and to understand that people will have different feelings and preferences in Art.
To apply skills learned from studying artists and craftspeople to our pupil’s own work, encouraging creativity and the expression of pupil’s ideas.
To apply art skills to work in projects e.g. History and STEAM projects, immersing children in their learning.
To use art in projects to influence and engage the wider community.
To provide the best experiences, we use technologies like cookies to store and/or access device information. Consenting to these technologies will allow us to process data such as browsing behavior or unique IDs on this site. Not consenting or withdrawing consent, may adversely affect certain features and functions.
Functional Always active
The technical storage or access is strictly necessary for the legitimate purpose of enabling the use of a specific service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user, or for the sole purpose of carrying out the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network.
The technical storage or access is necessary for the legitimate purpose of storing preferences that are not requested by the subscriber or user.
The technical storage or access that is used exclusively for statistical purposes.The technical storage or access that is used exclusively for anonymous statistical purposes. Without a subpoena, voluntary compliance on the part of your Internet Service Provider, or additional records from a third party, information stored or retrieved for this purpose alone cannot usually be used to identify you.
The technical storage or access is required to create user profiles to send advertising, or to track the user on a website or across several websites for similar marketing purposes.