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Year 10 Learning Plans

Year 10 Learning Plans 2016 2017


YEAR PLAN

Year 10 Art & Design

In Year 10 students complete two coursework projects (worth 60% of the GCSE), they explore a range of media including traditional art medium, Computer Aided Design and 3D Design.  Only in Y11 will students then specialise in one of our three Art and Design GCSE’s – Unendorsed, Graphic Communication & Three dimensional Design.


TERM

UNIT

ASSESSMENT TYPE

HOMEWORK  OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE:

 

Autumn 1

 

 

 

Coursework project 1: The Zoo

This is the first of the two large GCSE coursework projects that develops from the trip to Blackpool Zoo at the end of Year 9, where students gathered first hand resources.

GCSE formal Assessment

 

Informal verbal feedback ongoing throughout.

Printing off photographs taken at the zoo.

Collecting imagery relating to the theme

Mood board (decorative)

Observational drawings (using a range of media – pencil, pen, crayons, charcoal etc)

Own photographs (imagery relating to the project)

Artist research

Experimentation of media – students can complete studies in any media, possibly trying artists styles/effects

Development of idea

Annotation of ideas

Final design

Presenting sketchbook work, display, decoration etc.

Accessing school Pinterest Account to generate ideas (@tarletonArty)

Watching video tutorials on the internet to practice skills

 

Autumn 2

 

 

 

 

Spring 1

Spring 2

Y10 Mock Exam

Students have 5 weeks to complete their prep for their mock exam, The exam theme is given to students by the teacher. Exam prep is done in lessons and continued for homework.

GCSE formal Assessment

 

Informal verbal feedback ongoing throughout.

As above

 

Support material available to download on Firefly.

Summer 1

Coursework project 2: Other Cultures

This is the second of the two large GCSE coursework projects.

GCSE formal Assessment

 

Informal verbal feedback ongoing throughout.

Collecting imagery

Mood board (decorative)

Observational drawings (using a range of media – pencil, pen, crayons, charcoal etc)

Own photographs (imagery relating to the project)

Artist research

Experimentation of media – students can complete studies in any media, possibly trying artists styles/effects

Development of idea/designs

Annotation of ideas

Final design

Presenting sketchbook work, display, decoration etc.

Accessing school Pinterest Account to generate ideas (@TarletonArty)

Watching video tutorials on the internet to practice skills

Summer 2

 

Helpful websites:

GCSE Course support http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/art/

Art research http://www.artcyclopedia.com/

This site covers various aspects of design and careers information http://www.bbc.co.uk/arts/0/

Art Dictionary http://www.artlex.com/

Get inspiration http://www.bbc.co.uk/blast/art_design/

Up to date news about arts and culture http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/arts_and_culture/

Art and Design Courses – career help http://www.bbc.co.uk/learning/coursesearch/returning/

Tate Learning http://www.tate.org.uk/learn/online-resources

Video clips:

Other Cultures http://www.bbc.co.uk/learningzone/clips/how-african-art-influences-european-art-and-artists/8252.html

International Art forms – Brazilian, African, Indian http://www.bbc.co.uk/learningzone/clips/topics/primary/art_and_design/international_artforms.shtml

Living in a Diverse world – Arabic

http://www.bbc.co.uk/learningzone/clips/topics/primary/arabic/living_in_a_diverse_world.shtml

Use of youtube.com is an excellent resource for video clips of how to complete any of the art tasks above. Students can also search sketchbook presentation ideas and advice from former students.