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Practical, straightforward resources for Art and Design Technology across KS3 and KS4.

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Practical, straightforward resources for Art and Design Technology across KS3 and KS4.
Beetles & Insects KS3 Art 4 Worksheets
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Beetles & Insects KS3 Art 4 Worksheets

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Aimed at KS3, great for a series of 3-4 lessons or for cover. Includes: 2 worksheets on designing beetles with patterns and collage 1 worksheet on comparing two artists who work with beetles as a theme 1 worksheet getting students to practice their drawing skills by drawing one half of a beetle from a photograph.
GCSE Art "Food" Entire Unit
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GCSE Art "Food" Entire Unit

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A tried and tested project on “Food” for GCSE Art. Taught to year 9 for their coursework unit but could be taught to any KS4 group. In this bundle you will find resources for both student and teacher including: A Coursework tracker (split over four documents) for students outlining and explaining all works/homeworks for the unit. A tracker for the teacher (split over four documents) allowing the teacher to follow and monitor student progress. Imagery for the food wrapper drawing tasks. Revision booklets of artists to support artist research tasks. Detailed homework worksheets with examplars of high quality homework attached. Examples of high quality mindmaps and artist research pages to give to the students. Helpsheets with analysing the work of others and the self. Thinking Hard tasks to develop written annotation.
GCSE Art Year 11 "Identity" Unit Resources
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GCSE Art Year 11 "Identity" Unit Resources

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A tried and tested project on “Identity” for GCSE Art. Taught to year 11 for their coursework unit. In this bundle you will find resources for both student and teacher including: A Coursework tracker (split over two documents) for students outlining and explaining all works/homeworks for the unit. A tracker for the teacher (split over two documents) allowing the teacher to follow and monitor student progress. A powerpoint introducing the topic of “Identity” and explaining the Assessment Objectives. A summer task worksheet introducing the topic of “Identity”, set prior to starting the unit itself (year 10 summer holiday). A mock exam booklet for students on the day of their mock exam, outlining tasks and expectations with visual exemplars. Revision sheets of artists to support.
Food Packaging Graphic Products KS3 Project
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Food Packaging Graphic Products KS3 Project

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An entire project for KS3 looking at packaging design for a ‘Festive Pie’ to be sold a restaurant. Included is a work booklet, with design brief, mindmaps, access fmm, logo design, pictograms and a template of a pie box net. You will also recieve 6 lesson starters with ‘thinking hard’ tasks attached designed to stretch and challenge. Tried and tested on year 8!
24 Lesson Starters for Design Technology
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24 Lesson Starters for Design Technology

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A powerpoint of 24 lesson starters for Design Technology. Great for KS3 especially. Minimal preparation required, just need a projector! Topics cover resistant materials, graphics and product design.
Gargoyles in Art KS3 Entire Unit
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Gargoyles in Art KS3 Entire Unit

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This is an entire unit of lessons teaching KS3 students about Gargoyles in Art. pitched for KS3. The unit includes a term’s worth of lessons, starter tasks, literacy tasks for art key words and some worksheets. Students look at famous examples of Gargoyles across Europe, including Paris and London. They will have many opportunites to practice not only shape and structure but build on their use shading and mark-making skills. This project was put together in mind of the covid19 bubbles for September 2020, so the project works with limited media (pen and pencil).
Protest Art (6 lessons, 5 homeworks, 4 worksheets)
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Protest Art (6 lessons, 5 homeworks, 4 worksheets)

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Entire unit of Protest Art, explores range of mediums and size and scale. Opportunity to learn about context behind protests and how they inspire artists and regular people to create art. Very useful for KS3, particularly year 8. Unit also looks at Corita Kent, Banksy, David Gentleman and Bob and Roberta Smith as artists. Bundle includes: 6 lessons 5 homework tasks Reference imagery 4 worksheets (great for extension tasks)
GCSE Art Year 11 "Natural Forms" Unit Resources
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GCSE Art Year 11 "Natural Forms" Unit Resources

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A tried and tested project on “Natural Forms” for GCSE Art. Taught to year 11 for their coursework unit. In this bundle you will find resources for both student and teacher including: A Coursework tracker for students outlining and explaining all works/homeworks for the unit. A tracker for the teacher (split over three documents) allowing the teacher to follow and monitor student progress. A powerpoint introducing the topic of “Natural Forms” and explaining the Assessment Objectives. A summer task worksheet introducing the topic of “Natural Forms”, set prior to starting the unit itself (year 10 summer holiday). A mock exam booklet for students on the day of their mock exam, outlining tasks and expectations with visual exemplars. Helpsheets with analysing artists and own work.
KS3 Design Technology Measurements Tasks
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KS3 Design Technology Measurements Tasks

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For KS3 Design Technology. Great for cover, homework or as part of a lesson. 2 worksheets for developing numeracy skills and using a ruler to produce measurements in cm/mm. Tried and tested.
7 Art Cover Lesson Worksheets
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7 Art Cover Lesson Worksheets

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7 different art worksheets, suitable for cover lessons or as extension tasks. Useful for KS3 and KS4. Topics covered included: Aboriginal Art Natural Forms Vincent Van Gogh Henri Matisse African Masks and Picasso Banksy
Surrealism Art and Salvador Dali (5 lessons and 2 homeworks)
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Surrealism Art and Salvador Dali (5 lessons and 2 homeworks)

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Entire unit of Surrealism Art and Salvador Dali. Features mini activities that use ‘thinking hard’ skills that encourage higher questioning. Drawing tasks include studying Dali’s surrealist artwork, learning about what surrealism is and developing a surrealist landscape of their own. Very useful for KS3. Bundle includes: 5 lessons 2 homework tasks Reference imagery
KS3 Design Technology Safety Worksheets
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KS3 Design Technology Safety Worksheets

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Suitable for KS3 year groups in Design Technology. 2 worksheets with information and questions for the learning of health and safety in the workshop/classroom. Great for cover, as a homework or as part of a lesson. Tried and tested.
GCSE Op Art Illusions Mini Project KS4
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GCSE Op Art Illusions Mini Project KS4

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This is a tried and tested project to support students at home during the COVID 19 pandemic, so its great for uploading to Google Classroom. The project is about Optical Illusions within art, known as ‘Op Art’. There are 9 tasks to do including artist research, contextual research, a 3D paper sculpture challenge aswell as various drawing tasks. I have also created some videos demonstrating some of the drawing tasks, in case any students find them difficult. See these below.
KS3 Design Technology 7 Worksheets
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KS3 Design Technology 7 Worksheets

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7 worksheets for Design Technology in KS3, particularly useful for cover lessons or homework. Worksheets cover a range of topics including: Health and Safety in the technology classroom CAD (computer-aided design) CAM (computer-aided manufacture) Tools in the workshop Tried and tested.
2 KS3 Art African Masks Worksheets
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2 KS3 Art African Masks Worksheets

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Here are 2 tried and tested worksheets on the theme of African masks. Worksheet 1 allows pupils to design their own African mask. It includes some different examples of African masks, a template and some information on the masks themselves. Worksheet 2 looks at Picasso’s African period and includes a template to recreate “Head of Woman” 1907. Great for KS3, especially for extension tasks or as a cover lesson.
Composition in Art Lesson and Homework
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Composition in Art Lesson and Homework

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A lesson where students are taught the use of Composition in Art and Design. Includes: A starter task (with worksheet) A main task (with artwork attached) A homework task. Artists looked at include Frida Kahlo, Vincent Van Gogh and Salvador Dali.
KS3 Design Technology Tools Worksheets
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KS3 Design Technology Tools Worksheets

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For KS3 Design Technology. Great for cover lessons, homework tasks or as part of a lesson. Both worksheets allow students to identify different tools used in the workshop, aswell as drawing tools used for design. Tried and tested.
Mixed Media in Art KS3 (4 lessons)
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Mixed Media in Art KS3 (4 lessons)

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4 lessons teaching the use of mixed media to KS3. Looks at the use of working from still life and using a variety of mediums including pen, pencil, pastels, charcoal and scrap paper. Super useful for year 7s who require a challenge or more skill-building with different materials.
Aboriginal Art "The Rainbow Serpent" Worksheet
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Aboriginal Art "The Rainbow Serpent" Worksheet

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Worksheet for the popular topic of Aboriginal Art, specifically looks at the story of “The Rainbow Serpent”. Includes a drawing task exploring the use of colour. Suitable for KS3, particularly good if work for a cover lesson is needed.