Primary School Co-Teaching
“Children must be taught how to think, not what to think.”
― Margaret Mead
Our Lady of Lourdes Primary School,
Goldenbridge, Inchicore, Dublin
Our Lady of Lourdes N.S. is a co-educational Catholic Primary School, founded by the Sisters of Mercy. They are committed to the development of lifelong learners and responsible citizens who contribute positively to society.
At the heart of their learning community is the holistic development of each child to reach their full educational. physical, social, spiritual and emotional potential.
Equality is a key value in their school. they are an inclusive school community and welcome pupils of different nationalities, religions, cultures, abilities and ethnicity.
They strive in cooperation with the parents, staff, management and other stakeholders to provide a caring and secure environment in order to realise their vision.
Summary of Primary School Teaching Practice
Aim of the project:
to introduce students to the art of Lucien Freud and PJ Lynch under the theme "Family and Friends / Once Upon A Place)
to learn and implement the art elements into their drawing
to create an A3 landscape drawing with an element of life drawing and to create an A4 portrait of an imaginary friend or family member and combine the two drawings.
Processes - Drawing, Collage, Painting and abstract drawing exercises