Bedwell School,
Bedwell Crescent,
Herts, SG1 1NJ

01438 351198


Miss E Shaw

© Bedwell Primary
School, 2018

Art & DT

"The curriculum is creatively designed and is enriched by a wide range of clubs and other activities."


    Learning about art means a lot more than just being taught how to use a paintbrush - its all about learning how to look closely at pictures and objects, and discovering how to make really careful, controlled movements. Consequently, it's really important that everyone has the opportunity to explore and learn about a huge range of styles, materials and approaches - and, as you'll see from the examples of work listed below, that's exactly what we aim to provide at Bedwell.

What we've been doing this term blank

  • Year 6 made clay masks as part of their work on the Ancient Greek theatre... [ read more ]


  • Year 3/4 organised an exciting Egypt Day, carving scarab beetles, making jewellery and even constructing a full-size sarcophagus... [ read more ]


  • Linked to their topic on Life in the Amazon, Year 5 were inspired by the work of the artist Nick Gustafson to produce some excellent drawings of rainforest creatures... [ read more ]


  • Year 3/4 were visited by London based artist Michelle Reader, who uses recycled material to create large scale sculptures, linked to their work in English on the story of Gwain and the Green Knight. They had time to ask questions and learn about what life is like for a successful artist and what they would need to do to have a career in the arts... [ read more ]




Topic plans
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