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St Joseph's Catholic

Primary School and Nursery

‘Growing in love, in the spirit of Christ, for the benefit of all’

Art

Autumn 2: This half-term we will be learning about mechanisms and moving vehicles. We will learn techniques to join materials together to make a moving vehicle. We will use these skills to create a group moving vehicle that will carry a trebuchet - linked to our 'Castles, Kings and Queens' topic (defence and attack methods).

 

Scroll down for some class pictures from this half-term.

Autumn 1: This half-term we will be working with clay. We will learn techniques to cut, shape and mould clay, learn different skills such as wedging and how to join clay using the 'slip and score' technique. We will use these skills to create a personalised coat of arms shield - relating to our castles topic. 

 

Scroll down for some class pictures from this half-term.

These pictures show some of the skills we will be learning: 'slip and score' and 'wedging', with a picture of the end product - a coat of arms.

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