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Big Draw Week - "Every drawing tells a story"

Primary and secondary students will put pen to paper and draw .....

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Big Draw week will be bigger and better than last year. BSB won 'Highly Commended' for the work done by the students, parents and the community so we hope to do even better this time around.


Big Draw

Theme: Every Drawing Tells a Story

After the success of last year, The Big Draw is back! Between the 2nd and 7th of November BSB will be organizing and hosting a range of drawing activities and events based on the theme of 'Every Drawing tells a Story' This years Big Draw Week will include.

1.      Cross curricular drawing activities in different subject areas.

2.      Drawing competition for Primary & Secondary

3.      A 'Big Draw' activity day for Primary/Secondary.

4.      Secondary Big Draw Pictionary House Competition

5.      Community Big Draw



Monday 2nd November

Normal school day

Tuesday 3rd November

-     Secondary Big Draw (KS3 Students & KS4/5 Art Students only)

Wednesday 4th November

-     Primary Big Draw

Thursday 5th November

Normal school day

Friday 6th November

Normal school day

Saturday 7th November

-     The Community Big Draw

Primary Big Draw Day - Wednesday 4th November

Over the course of the 4th all students in Primary School will get the opportunity to work on a large piece of collaborative artwork in the foyer. Students will follow a rotation timetable. Allocated time for each class will depend on the number of classes in Years 3-6.



8:40am - 9:30am

Year 6

9:35am - 10:25am

Year 5

10:55am - 11:45am

Year 4


Secondary Lunch

1:40pm - 2:30pm

Year 3 Part One (CC, LH, MJ)

2:35pm - 3:25pm

Year 3 Part Two (All other Year 3)

Secondary Big Draw Day - Tuesday 3rd November

Over the course of the 3rd all students in year 7 – 9 and Art Students in KS4 and KS5  in Secondary School will get the opportunity to work on a large piece of collaborative artwork in the foyer. Students will follow a rotation timetable. Students will be told to go to their normal lessons and their normal teacher will bring them down


1st Half


2nd Half


Period 1

8:40 - 9-10

Year 12 Artists

9:10 - 9:40

Year 12 Artists

Period 2

9:40 - 10:10

Year 11 Artists

10:10 - 10:35

Year 11 Artists

Period 3

Whole Lesson

Year 10 Artists

Whole Lesson

Year 10 Artists

Period 4

11:55 - 12:20

Year 9

9A – Aidan Jones

9B – Heidi Arnold

12:25 - 12:50

Year 9

9C – Claire Ryan

9D – Richard Harrison

Period 5

Whole Lesson

Year 7

7A – Martin Harrison

7B – Eurin Morgan


Whole Lesson

Year 7

7C – Hannah Watson

7D – Heidi Arnold

Helen Song

Period 6

14:35 - 15:05

Year 8

Teaching Groups

Mark Burnham

David Cairns

Elaine Waterland


15:05 - 15:30

Year 8

Teaching Groups

Jim Hartland

Karolyn Mandy