Winner of Best Curriculum Material in the Global Learning Initiative Awards at Bologna Children’s Book Fair 2006.
Drawing is a Class Act is aimed at supporting non-specialist art teachers, but more experienced art teachers will find it useful too.
The book provides a structured approach to the development of drawing skills. Using a skills-based approach to teaching drawing will raise standards in art and more importantly, pupils’ self-esteem and confidence, which in turn will help promote high standards in other curriculum areas.
sets out clearly the progression of skills to be taught, gives examples of how the skills can be applied , contains carefully planned, clearly laid-out lesson plans , provides examples of pupils’ artwork for every lesson.