Drawing in the curriculum

Learning to draw

‘In learning to draw (unlike learning to write) you learn to look. Then you teach yourself to see and to feel what you see’.

As teachers, we appreciate the encouragement and guidance of subject specialists and this is a course which aims to provide just that. By clearly setting out the development of drawing skills from the beginning, offering guidance on progression in learning and providing ideas to support classroom activities, this is a course which should impact and inform classroom practice in the coming year.

Let’s look at a scope line of continuity and progression in drawing in the primary school.