KS3 Design & Technology

Year 7 Projects

 

CatapultPewter PendentTorchMirror / Picture FrameFood Technology
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Main Learning Objectives
  • Measuring
  • Rendering
  • Research
  • Use of tools and equipment
  • Initial Ideas
  • CAD
  • Metal Classifications
  • Use of tools and equipment
  • Specification
  • CAD
  • How plastics are made
  • Solving technical problems
  • Analysis of the brief
  • Final Idea
  • Use of tools and equipment
  • Quality of making
  • Hazard Kitchen
  • Food Storage
  • Cooking Safely
  • Use of tools and equipment

Year 8 Projects

 MechanismsMechanical ToyFigurineFood Technology
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Main Learning Objectives
  • Research - Mechanisms
  • CAD - Adobe Photoshop
  • Modelling Skills
  • Sustainable design - Can crusher
  • CAM Information
  • Initial Ideas - Designing with CAMs
  • Planning
  • Making - Accurate use of tools and equipment
  • Research - Properties of metal
  • Development - working drawing
  • Planning - Flow chart
  • Making - use of tools and equipment
  • Making - use of tools, quality of products.
  • Nutrients - Written piece of work
  • Nutrients - Oral presentation
  • Flow Chart

Year 9 Projects

 AmplifierDesigner LampEngineeringFood Technology
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Main Learning Objectives
  • Specification
  • Initial Ideas
  • Electronics & Systems & Control
  • CAD
  • Initial Ideas
  • Making - Use of tools & quality
  • Making - Final product
  • Solving technical problems
  • What is an Engineer
  • Advantages of CAD
  • Engineering drawing / CAD
  • Making - Use of engineering tools & quality
  • Making - use of tools, quality of products
  • Carbon footprint
  • Cultural, Social and Moral issues
  • Evaluation