The class structure
At Downsbrook we have 9 classes, each named after a different artist. As the children move up through the school, they will learn about a wide range of artists, working across different mediums and representing different countries and artistic periods. The artist name for classes are listed below
EYFS / Year 1 - Pablo Picasso and Henri Matisse
Year 1 / 2 - Andy Warhol and David Hockney
Year 3/ 4 - Banksy, Bridget Riley and Vanessa Bell
Year 5/6 - Henri Rousseau
Year 5/6 - Elizabeth Blackadder
How we teach
Please use the links below to find out more about each curriculum subject.
You also might find it useful to read our Teaching and Learning Policy (TL Policy) which you will find here.
As always, if you would like any more information do ask your child's class teacher.
Curriculum map 2019 – 2020
We have updated our Curriculum and will be launching new topics in September. Please look back here for further information next term.