Design technology at St. Elizabeth’s
Implementation: Design Technology is taught in blocks of work based on a progression of knowledge and skills. Each term, pupils will take part in a class ‘DT’ day where they are designers and makers for the day. DT lessons are as experimental and creative as possible with pupils experimenting with a wide range of resources and techniques. Each class will also take part in a cooking/nutrition day each year.
have opportunities to be investigate a range of products,
develop their creativity through designing products of their own to solve problems and meet different needs,
develop their making skills using a range of tools and techniques,
appreciate and evaluate their own designs work and the work of others (including famous designers),
gain an understanding of the impact of designs and products on daily life,
develop an understanding of nutrition and healthy eating through cooking.
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