AIS ARTS CENTRE CURRICULUM AND LESSON PLANS
AIS ART CLASS FOCUS: SCHOOL YEAR 2014-2015
Click below to view lesson plans:Art and design CAMBRIDGE Official Document (Cambridge curriculum can be found: http://www.cie.org.uk/) A/AS Level Art and Design Curriculum Alevel-syllabus Stufenlehrplan Primarschule Gesamtausgabe (Swiss public school comparison: http://www.avs.bl.ch/) For Gestalterische Berufsmaturität Basel Supports the Arts!
For Private Art Lessons please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org minutes private lesson is 73.50CHF through Academia at the Arts Centre
WHAT IS NEW?
- The Arts Centre has undergone a facelift. We have many to exciting changes.
- The Chill Out Cafe: for students to relax, congregate, hold discussions and to "Chill Out Café" when they need.
- The Computer Lab: Green, Blue and 7th grade should bring UBS sticks to class to save work on. The stick can be left in their student drawer. Upper level student will learn Photoshop and InDesign. Behaviour is of utmost important in this lab please discuss respectful behaviour with computer equipment with your child.
- A climbing room is also being added for free play
- The band room downstairs is also evolving
- we have also new lino cut equipment this year for printmaking
NEW CODE OF CONDUCT FOR THE ARTS CENTRERESPECT FOR MYSELF, OTHERS AND THE ENVIRONMENT
CHILDREN CAN EARN:MERITS FOR GOOD BEHAVIOUR (Pizza Party or Indv. Rewards) AND/ OR DEMERITS FOR BAD BEHAVIOUR. DEMERIT PROCESS: 1. Your child will receive a verbal warning and a discussion with the class about the actions will take place. 2. Your child will bring home a behaviour card for you to discuss and sign. The card will be brought back and stored in the student file. 3. Your child will work on a project alone out side of class in order to reflect on the behaviour. A card will also be sent home for signature and return. 4. If the child continues to repeat the behaviour then a parent, teacher and principle meeting will be called.
Artists in Focus Spring 2015:
HUNDERTWASSER (Wikipedia, (2015). Friedensreich Hundertwasser. [online] Available at: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Friedensreich_Hundertwasser [Accessed 26 Jan. 2015].)
Hundertwasser in New Zealand in 1998
|Born||Friedrich Stowasser December 15, 1928 Vienna, Austria|
|Died||February 19, 2000 (aged 71) aboard the RMS Queen Elizabeth 2|
|Nationality||Austria, New Zealand (in his later life)|
|Known for||Art, architecture|
Paul Gauguin: We will visit exhibition at the Fondation BeyelerWikipedia, (2015). Paul Gauguin. [online] Available at: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paul_Gauguin [Accessed 26 Jan. 2015].
Gauguin, c. 1891
|Born||Eugène Henri Paul Gauguin 7 June 1848 Paris, France|
|Died||8 May 1903 (aged 54) Atuona, Marquesas Islands, French Polynesia|
|Nationality||French Post-Impressionist & Primitivist artist|
|Known for||Painting, sculpture, ceramics, engraving|
ARTISTS IN FOCUS Fall 2014: Peter DoigWikipedia, (2015). Peter Doig. [online] Available at: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_Doig [Accessed 26 Jan. 2015].
Peter Doig at the No Foreign Lands exhibition (2013).
|Born||17 April 1959 Edinburgh, Scotland, UK|
|Education||Wimbledon, Saint Martin's & Chelsea Schools of Art|
|Known for||figurative painting|
|We visited Artwork at||Fondation Beyeler in December 2014, Basel|
|Movement||Metamodernism: modernism and post-modernism.|
ARTISTS IN FOCUS Fall 2014: PAUL KLEE (Wikipedia, (2015). Paul Klee. [online] Available at: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paul_Klee [Accessed 26 Jan. 2015].)To See more of Paul Klee please also visit: https://www.artsy.net/artist/paul-klee
Paul Klee in 1911, photographed by Alexander Eliasberg
|Born||18 December 1879 Münchenbuchsee near Bern, Switzerland|
|Died||29 June 1940 (aged 60) Muralto, Switzerland|
|Nationality||Swiss (after he died), German|
|Education||Academy of Fine Arts, Munich|
|Notable work(s)||more than 10,000 paintings, drawings, and etchings, including Twittering Machine (1922), Fish Magic (1925), Viaducts Break Ranks (1937).|
|Movement||Expressionism, Bauhaus, Surrealism|
Books used for curriculum and lessons:
- Kinder entdecken Hundertwasser
- Kinder entdecken Paul Klee: Die kunterbunte Fundrube für den Kunstunterricht
GO:A Kidd's Guide to Graphic Design by Chip Kidd