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5 10, 2018

Sudanese Clay Cows

By | October 5th, 2018|Art, Year 5 2018-19|

We are studying the astonishing true story of Salva Dut in literacy.  Salva was caught up in the civil war in Sudan.  Salva and his school friends used to make cows out of clay so we had a go ourselves for no pens Wednesday.  We learnt that Sudanese cows are very different to other cows.

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28 09, 2018

Trying Out Different Drawing Techniques

By | September 28th, 2018|Art, Miscellaneous, Year 5 2018-19|

We did some sketches of the London skyline.  We tried to create different effects by using our pencils in different ways like holding our pencils at the top so we lose some control of the line we create and also drawing with our non-dominant hand.

We were inspired by looking at two different artists,  Ken Done […]

24 09, 2018

Plaster Sculptures in the Art Studio

By | September 24th, 2018|Art, Year 3/4 2017-18, Year 3/4 2018-19|

We scrunched up lots of newspaper and bound it with masking tape until we had a shape we were happy with.  Then we covered it with mod roc,  this is plaster bandage that hardens really quickly when you soak it.  It was a new challenge for us and one that we really enjoyed.  We are […]

19 07, 2018

Year 5 Learn Sonic Pi

By | July 19th, 2018|Year 5/6 2017-18|

Year 5 had a fantastic session at the CLC learning how to code and programme electronic music using Sonic Pi which incidentally is free to download at home!

To start off we learnt how to programme in a […]

15 06, 2018

Building a Super City

By | June 15th, 2018|Art, Year 5/6 2017-18|

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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11 06, 2018

Clay Treasures

By | June 11th, 2018|Art, Year 3/4 2017-18|

In art the Owls learnt how to join pieces of clay together using crosshatching and slip.  They used these techniques to make some clay animals.  The results are fabulous!!

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24 05, 2018

Arts Award At Heathbrook!

By | May 24th, 2018|Art, Southbank, Year 5/6 2017-18|

Trinity College were delighted to offer Arts Award certificates to these children for participation in 20 hours of study in an arts activity and presenting their discoveries.  Well done to all these pupils who worked so hard on the National Trust 575 after school club and the participants of the Gursky schools takeover at the Hayward Gallery.

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18 05, 2018

Art from the heart!

By | May 18th, 2018|Art, Curriculum, Year 2 2017-18|

A glimpse of the year 2 art workshops that takes place every Thursday afternoon.  The children have materials and adults on hand in the art studio to explore their own art and ideas.  They love it!

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14 05, 2018

Egyptian Art Projects plus!

By | May 14th, 2018|Art, Year 5/6 2017-18|

Friday afternoon is the time year 5 can make and explore their theme of the Ancient Egyptians.  Take a look at their creations.  There is some amazing 3D drawing going on from Eugene too,  I reckon if he’d lived in Ancient Egypt he could have designed a pyramid.

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24 04, 2018

Assembly at the Tate Modern

By | April 24th, 2018|Art, Year 5/6 2017-18|


 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We were invited to attend the Tate Modern for a special day dedicated to London School children called “Assembly”  […]