Art and Design Curriculum.
The subject lead for Art and Design at Darwen St James is Miss Sanders.
Key Stage One are enjoying Art and Design in the Summer Term
Year 1 are exploring Textiles
Year 2 are exploring 3D Art
Year 2 have been looking at work by Andy Goldsworthy
Andy Goldsworthy uses materials to make lines and sculptures. Year 2 have tried to work in his style.
Making lines from classroom equipment
Making sculptures from natural materials
Expressive Arts and Design involves supporting children to explore and play with a wide range of media and materials, as well as providing opportunities and encouragement for sharing their thoughts, ideas, and feelings through a variety of activities in art, music, movement, dance, role-play, and design and technology.
Vincent Van Gogh
Nursery and Reception have been busy looking at the artist Vincent van Gogh.
Nursery look at Sunflowers.
Reception looked at Starry Night.