Design and Technology Subject Leader - Miss H Hawley
D&T in KS1
In EYFS, Design and Technology is covered through continuous provision. Elm and Birch are exploring the natural world around them from apples to hedgehogs to ladybirds. The children are always busy being creative and experimenting with the tools around them:
This year we are starting the Kapow scheme of work for Design and Technology.
Willow class begun the term by making smoothies! They have explored different fruits and tasted them to see which will be best to use:
Oak class learned about mechanisms during the first half term. They have explored different materials to help them to create a design of a Ferris wheel and aimed to build one that is strong and stable, rotates and will hold 6 pods:
D&T in KS2
In KS2, Ash class have begun this term with textiles, using cross stitch and appliqué to create a cushion.
Sycamore class are looking at mechanisms to make their own slingshot car.
Maple class have designed their own playground games and thought about the materials they will need to create a strong and sturdy piece of equipment: