Pupils across the school were invited to discuss their views on the art work carried out so far this term.
1. Do you enjoy art?
Year 1 Yes
Year 2 Yes
Year 3 Yes it's fun
Year 4 yes it's creative
Year 5 Yes
Year 6 Yes definitely.
2. What art have you been doing recently?
Year 1 Our faces
Year 2 Self portraits
Year 3 Rivers
Year 5 Steps to drawing horses
Year 6 Elgin marbles and the horses. Following steps and tracing.
3. Are there any artists you have learnt about?
Year 2 Picasso and Andy Warhol
Year 4 Frieda Carlo
Year 6 Greek artists
4. How do the teachers help you?
Reception You call them and they help. They help you not get messy.
Year 2 They take photos to help you make your art photo colourful.
Year 3 They point out the next stages.
Year 4 They helped us cut out the cardboard because it was hard.
Year 5 Share lots of details and ideas
Year 6 Modelling
5. Are you always successful?
Year 1 Yes!
Year 2 Yes!
Year 3 No
Year 4 We can't say yes because we do make mistakes, especially when we draw with our eyes closed like we did with the feet work!
Year 5 No, not always
Year 6 No, but we always try our hardest.
6. How do you know?
Year 1 You look at your work and see it's good.
Year 2 The teacher tells you.
Year 3 The teacher will talk to us.
Year 4 Our work is marked.
Year 6 Personal choice - does it look good?
7. What will you learn next?
Year 1 Not sure
Year 2 About more artists
Year 3 All about feet and sketching
Year 4 Patterns and mark making.
Year 6 Sketching techniques