Resources

Recent publications

A Symbol of Christian Faith – The Fish – Ichthus by Stephen Bruce

This publication is a lesson based on celebrating the Christian symbol of the fish – Ichthus inspired by the colours and patterns of real fish.

The Teaching of Fundamental British Values Through Art – PDF Power Point by Stephen Bruce

This publication contains a number of illustrated units of work providing schools with a range of art activities that support the teaching of Fundamental British Values.

National Curriculum in England for Art and Design, Department for Education, first published 2013.

The statutory programmes of study and attainment targets for art and design at Key Stages 1 and 2.  Department for Education, first published in 2013.

A useful website for the National Curriculum for art – http://www.nsead.org/curriculum-resources/nc_england.aspx

Setting up a Still-Life for Drawing and Painting Lessons Power Point by Stephen Bruce

A guide to setting up a still-life in the classroom.

Drawing Portraits by Stephen Bruce

This is an INSET Power Point presentation for Art Subject Leaders to help train teachers to teach portraits.

Christian Values for Anglican Primary Schools – Unit 15 Forgiveness – PDF Power Point by Stephen Bruce (Coming soon)

A series of units of work for Art to support the National Societies 15 Christian Values for Church Primary Schools.  These units are also useful for Catholic schools and many can be adapted for use in Community schools.

Christian Values for Anglican Primary Schools – Unit 14 Justice – PDF Power Point by Stephen Bruce

A series of units of work for Art to support the National Societies 15 Christian Values for Church Primary Schools.  These units are also useful for Catholic schools and many can be adapted for use in Community schools.

Christian Values for Anglican Primary Schools – Unit 13 Humility – PDF Power Point by Stephen Bruce

A series of units of work for Art to support the National Societies 15 Christian Values for Church Primary Schools.  These units are also useful for Catholic schools and many can be adapted for use in Community schools.

Christian Values for Anglican Primary Schools – Unit 12 Reverence – PDF Power Point by Stephen Bruce

A series of units of work for Art to support the National Societies 15 Christian Values for Church Primary Schools.  These units are also useful for Catholic schools and many can be adapted for use in Community schools.

Christian Values for Anglican Primary Schools – Unit 11 Wisdom – PDF Power Point by Stephen Bruce

A series of units of work for Art to support the National Societies 15 Christian Values for Church Primary Schools.  These units are also useful for Catholic schools and many can be adapted for use in Community schools.

Christian Values for Anglican Primary Schools – Unit 10 Peace – PDF Power Point by Stephen Bruce

A series of units of work for Art to support the National Societies 15 Christian Values for Church Primary Schools.  These units are also useful for Catholic schools and many can be adapted for use in Community schools.

Christian Values for Anglican Primary Schools – Unit 9 Endurance – PDF Power Point by Stephen Bruce

A series of units of work for Art to support the National Societies 15 Christian Values for Church Primary Schools.  These units are also useful for Catholic schools and many can be adapted for use in Community schools.

Christian Values for Anglican Primary Schools – 8 Thankfulness – PDF Power Point by Stephen Bruce

A series of units of work for Art to support the National Societies 15 Christian Values for Church Primary Schools.  These units are also useful for Catholic schools and many can be adapted for use in Community schools.

Christian Values for Anglican Primary Schools – Unit 7 Koinonia – PDF Power Point by Stephen Bruce

A series of units of work for Art to support the National Societies 15 Christian Values for Church Primary Schools.  These units are also useful for Catholic schools and many can be adapted for use in Community schools.

Christian Values for Anglican Primary Schools – Unit 6 Trust – PDF Power Point by Stephen Bruce

A series of units of work for Art to support the National Societies 15 Christian Values for Church Primary Schools.  These units are also useful for Catholic schools and many can be adapted for use in Community schools.

Christian Values for Anglican Primary Schools – Unit 5 Hope – PDF Power Point by Stephen Bruce

A series of units of work for Art to support the National Societies 15 Christian Values for Church Primary Schools.  These units are also useful for Catholic schools and many can be adapted for use in Community schools.

Christian Values for Anglican Primary Schools – Unit 4 Service – PDF Power Point by Stephen Bruce

A series of units of work for Art to support the National Societies 15 Christian Values for Church Primary Schools.  These units are also useful for Catholic schools and many can be adapted for use in Community schools.

Christian Values for Anglican Primary Schools – Unit 3 Creation – PDF Power Point by Stephen Bruce

A series of units of work for Art to support the National Societies 15 Christian Values for Church Primary Schools.  These units are also useful for Catholic schools and many can be adapted for use in Community schools.

Christian Values for Anglican Primary Schools – Unit 2 Friendship – PDF Power Point by Stephen Bruce

A series of units of work for Art to support the National Societies 15 Christian Values for Church Primary Schools.  These units are also useful for Catholic schools and many can be adapted for use in Community schools.

Christian Values for Anglican Primary Schools – Unit 1 Compassion – PDF Power Point by Stephen Bruce

A series of units of work for Art to support the National Societies 15 Christian Values for Church Primary Schools.  These units are also useful for Catholic schools and many can be adapted for use in Community schools.

Using Sketch Books in Primary Schools. An INSET Power Point Presentation by Stephen Bruce

Using Sketch Books in Primary Schools by Stephen Bruce

This article gives an overview of why sketch books are part of the National Curriculum, what their educational purpose is and how to manage their use in school.

The Monitoring Role of Art Subject Leaders in Primary Schools by Stephen Bruce 2014

Pottery Handbook for Primary Schools by Stephen Bruce 2015

This handbook gives an overview of pottery techniques, materials and equipment to support primary schools in undertaking more ambitious pottery work.  It will be updated periodically as more projects are included as examples to share.

Publications Archive

Teaching Today Staff Development, Art Classics 2, BBC Education Written by Stephen Bruce

This publication was written by Stephen Bruce for the BBC to accompany a Teaching Today training video.

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – Aboriginal Art Project July 1994 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – Art and Architecture September 1994 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – Kandinsky October 1994 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – Papier Mache Bowls November 1994 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – African Art Residency 1 January 1995 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – African Art Residency 2 February 1995 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – Using paper pulp March 1995 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – Infant Art Striking Impressions – Mono Prints April 1995 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – Making faces May 1995 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – The Body Beautiful July 1995 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – Mirror mirror on the wall August 1995 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – Infant Art Focusing on Flowers September 1995 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – Victorians – cameos to canal boat art January 1996 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – Islamic Architecture March 1996 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – All Greek to Me – Ideas inspired by the Ancient Greeks April 1996 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – Guidelines for an art policy September 1996 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – Developing schemes of work October 1996 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – Role of the Art Co-ordinator November 1996 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – The co-ordinator’s role 1 December 1996 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – The co-ordinator’s role 2 January 1997 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – Schools on show February 1997 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – How to asses artwork March 1997 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – Skill and Concepts April 1997 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – Brush Up On Howard Hodgkin May 1997 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – Inspiration from the experts June 1997 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – Classroom management – July 1997 by Stephen Bruce

Art Craft Design and Technology published by Scholastic – Approaches to art – August 1997 by Stephen Bruce