Portrait Art

Portrait Art: Create art inspired by ourselves and others with your primary school class.

Turning to ourselves for inspiration when designing, developing and creating works of portrait art comes naturally to children! Your KS1 or KS2 class will find plenty to engage with as well as activities to help them develop a range of portrait painting drawing skills and techniques, right here in these complete Art schemes of work.

6 Item(s)

per page
Hide All Individual Products Show All Individual Products

  • Self Portrait

    Self Portrait

    Year 1

    Year 2

    KS1

    These fun KS1 'Self Portrait' Art activities are packed full of fun activities that will not only improve a range of skills but will also produce some stunning self-portrait work. Your class will get the chance to explore the portraits and self-portr... Read More

    £12.00

    See what's included:

    Hide Individual Products

    Show Individual Products

  • Giuseppe Arcimboldo

    Giuseppe Arcimboldo

    Year 1

    Year 2

    KS1

    These KS1 ‘Giuseppe Arcimboldo' Art lessons ideas for children in Year 1 and Year 2 will have your class looking at portraits in a whole new light. They will explore a variety of Arcimboldo’s paintings and find out what different natural material... Read More

    £12.00

    See what's included:

    Hide Individual Products

    Show Individual Products

  • Portraying Relationships

    Portraying Relationships

    Year 3

    Year 4

    KS2

    Take an in-depth look at group portraits in this 'Portraying Relationships' scheme of work as your class are given the chance to study a variety of portraits and the relationships between the figures within them. Looking at areas such as composition... Read More

    £12.00

    See what's included:

    Hide Individual Products

    Show Individual Products

  • Vincent van Gogh

    Vincent van Gogh

    Year 3

    Year 4

    KS2

    Introduce your class to one of the most famous artists of all time with this Vincent van Gogh KS2 Art scheme of work for Year 3 and Year 4. Discover what Post-Impressionism is and what techniques Vincent van Gogh used in his paintings. Your class wil... Read More

    £12.00

    See what's included:

    Hide Individual Products

    Show Individual Products

  • Express Yourself

    Express Yourself

    Year 5

    Year 6

    KS2

    Explore the artistic world of self-expression in this five-lesson Year 5/6 scheme of work. Discover how artists like Kandinsky, Picasso and Munch use different techniques to convey emotions and ideas in their work, all through a series of detailed, e... Read More

    £10.00

    See what's included:

    Hide Individual Products

    Show Individual Products

  • People in Action

    People in Action

    Year 5

    Year 6

    KS2

    Spring into action with this set of 6 ready-to-teach Art 'People in Action' lesson plans for Year 5 and 6. These lessons give your class a fascinating insight into movement art, looking at the work of various artists and famous artwork as well as giv... Read More

    £12.00

    See what's included:

    Hide Individual Products

    Show Individual Products

Showing 1-6 of 6 items

Resources at your fingertips

We really do mean this! Whether you want an individual lesson or a complete scheme of work, our teaching packs come with a detailed lesson plan that walks you through an engaging input, a slideshow presentation to go with it, differentiated activity ideas, and — in most cases — a range of printable resources such as worksheets, activity cards or writing frames. If anything else is required, you'll be able to see at a glance, as everything you need is listed at the top of every plan!

Written by professionals

We're qualified primary teachers with extensive classroom experience. We know how hard the job is! That's why we try to give you as much as we can with every teaching pack – to help you and make life easier. We've obsessively pored over the National Curriculum objectives to make sure that you get excellent coverage when you teach with PlanBee, and that you get engaging, challenging learning activities with which all of your children can achieve and make progress.

More time for you

Stuck for ideas on Sunday evening? All your time taken up with marking? We know how much time teachers spend on preparation and assessment. It's time to get some of that time back! It only takes a moment to sign up with PlanBee and start downloading, so you can claim back a bit more You time! Our Complete Series of lessons come with assessment questions and marking grids, too – it's another way we've tried to make the incredible job you do that little bit easier!

Our Reviews

“Plan Bee is brilliant, a really time saver! It produces consistently interesting and well presented plans, slides and sheets for every topic and most importantly children really enjoy the lessons! I have been so impressed since discovering them, and my books look great!”

B. Rose