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Southborough Church of England Primary School

Southborough Church of England Primary School

Art Gallery

Welcome to our art gallery. We hope you enjoy looking at our amazing artwork.

SUMMER TERM 5

Year 2

This term our children will be looking at sculptures and 3D form. Pupils will research and investigate existing sculptures created by artists through sketches and drawings in their art journals. Pupils will develop their  drawings skills to represent 3D form in their drawings using pastels. Later in the term, pupils will have the opportunity to work with clay to make their own sculptures.

Fishy pastel work by Y2.mov

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Fishy pastel work by Y2.mov

Year 3

Unfortunately due to Covid, Year 3 have needed this term to complete their emoji keyrings which were started in Term 4. I think you will agree that the end results are fantastic and were worth completing (see Spring T4). We will be doing a mini project instead of this terms planned activities. 

Year 4

This term pupils will be investigating, researching and making sketches and drawings of Egyptian art, specifically Egyptian cartouches. Pupils will learn all about hieroglyphics and will design their own Egyptian cartouche which spells out their initials. Later in the term, pupils will use their designs to make a clay cartouche developing their clay skills and techniques.

Year 5

Unfortunately due to Covid, Year 5 have needed this term to complete their tote bags which were started in Term 4. I think you will agree that the end results are fantastic and were worth completing (see Spring T4). We will be doing a mini project instead of this terms planned activities. 

Year 6

This term Year 6 pupils will be using Tinkercad (3D printing software) to design and make an object to celebrate the Queens Platinum Jubilee! 

Pupils will start the term researching and investigating the crown jewels before planning designs based on their own ideas in their sketchbooks.

Pupils will then create 3D representations of their 2D designs using Tinkercad software.

SPRING TERM 4

Year 2

This term our children have been investigating, designing and making free-standing structures in DT.

The children have had great fun designing and making models of playground equipment such as climbing frames, swings and slides.

Year 3

This term our children have been designing and making their own plush fabric keyrings in DT.

The children have learnt how to turn a 2D drawing into a 3D product, as well as develop their pattern and sewing skills.

Year 4

This term our children have been learning all about mosaics. The children have enjoyed investigating and making studies of Roman and Islamic art, before looking at the famous mosaic work of Antoni Gaudi. Later this term we will be making our own mosaic coasters. Check back here for the final pieces!

Year 5

This term our children have been investigating, designing and making their own Spring/Easter tote bags in DT. The children have designed and created their own appliqué designs and will be sewing these onto their bags. Later this term, the children will learn all about 'seam allowances' and will use running-stitch to sew their bags together. Check back here for the final results!

Y5 Spring/Easter bags

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