Balshaw’s Church of England High School

Art

Art Department Staff

For more information about the Subject curriculum, please contact: Mrs M Higgins the Curriculum Leader.

  • Mrs M Higgins - Curriculum Leader
  • Mr P McFarlane

Art Ambassadors

  • Saffron Gilbert-Whaite
  • Jessica Abram

Technical Support staff

  • Mrs J Eagle

Year 11 Art Revision Materials

Reach your target grade in Art

Art Projects for Years 7 to 11

Year 7 National Curriculum Level Expected: 3 to 5

  • Test – 1 lesson
  • Folder Label – 1 week
  • Spheres/Circles – 4 weeks
  • Tonal Strip – 1 week
  • Still Life – 8 weeks
  • Shoe – 8 weeks
  • Insects – 6 weeks
  • Cubes – 2 weeks
  • Stools – 6 weeks

Year 8 National Curriculum Level: expected 4 to 6

  • Hand/Pencil Tones – 4 weeks
  • Hand/Painted Lines – 4 weeks
  • Art Gallery Exhibition Project – 5 weeks
  • House – 6 weeks
  • House Sketchpad Homework – 5 weeks
  • Perspective/Liquorice Allsorts – 2 weeks
  • 3D Contemporary Pots – 8 weeks
  • Graphics  – 2 weeks
  • Graphics Packaging – 6 weeks

Year 9 National Curriculum Level: expected 5 to 8

  • Landscape/Figure Drawing – 1 term
  • Graphic Based Project – 6 weeks
  • Tie/Watch Project – 4 weeks
  • Portrait – 8 weeks
  • Ruth Piper Map Project - 8 weeks

Year 10

  • Still Life – Term 1
  • Natural Forms – Term 2
  • Sculpture Project – Term 3
  • Extension Studies – Summer Holiday

Year 11

  • Natural Forms – 6 weeks
  • Cubism/3D Sculptures – 6 weeks
  • Controlled Mock Examination – 5 weeks
  • Individual Exhibition Work – 5 weeks
  • Externally Set Task Preparation Period – 4 weeks
  • Externally Set Task  – 1 week
  • Final Coursework Deadline: Collation of Exhibition – 3 weeks