Foundation students will continue to develop their fine motor skills and arts knowledge. They will explore shapes and colours using cutting and paste methods and painting. There will be some construction. Students will continue to learn different dances with songs, actions and percussion instruments.
Grade 1 students will focus on texture and elements of colour using various media such as paint and tissue paper. They will learn about Aboriginal culture and copy a dance using percussion instruments. Students will make puppets to use with songs and music.
Grade 2 students will learn about various Australian artists and emulate their work using a variety of media, including paints, found objects, dye wash and tissue paper. They will commence using a Visual Arts diary to keep their masterpieces in.
GRADE 3/ 4
Grade 3 and 4 students will learn about elements and principles of art, including the focal point and perspective drawing. They will experiment with cartoon characters for their 3D room and investigate positive and negative space. Students will complete weaving on their self-made weaving loom. They will examine Aboriginal culture in artworks.
In Term 3 foundation students will be focusing on an introduction to basic gymnastic skills. They will also be introduced to the skills of soccer and AFL football along with revising Basketball.
In Term 3 Year one students will be focusing on gymnastics skills and further developing them from last year. They will also be working on the sports of Soccer, Hockey and AFL football.
In term 3 Year two students will be developing their skills in gymnastics. They will also be focusing on the sports of Soccer, Hockey and AFL football.
In term 3 Year 3&4 students will have a 3 week block on developing their Gymnastics skills. They will also focus on Fitness, Volleyball, Badminton and AFL.