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AQA D&T GCSE The Work of Others

AQA D&T GCSE The Work of Others

AQA GCSE Design and Technology (8552) A presentation of 16 slides outlining the work of the designers listed on page 30 of the specification. Each slide includes: A picture of the designer with their name and birth and death dates where appropriate A short written outline/description of their work, philosophy and what they were/are famous for images of some of their work with titles in some instances The presentation serves as a quick, easily absorbed introduction to this topic or could be printed and used as a display.
Ferdyfox1
Isometric Alphabet

Isometric Alphabet

Each capital letter of the alphabet has been drawn on isometric paper. Students can use it to help them write their name or initials on isometric paper.
kirbybill
Conductors and insulators activity

Conductors and insulators activity

40 cut out cards with images of a variety of insulators and conductors. Students to sort cards into: Insulator, Conductor and Not quite sure and stick or place over spaces on A3 sheet. The Not quite sure allows the opportunity for students to consider the effects of moisture or other external factors. There are more cards than spaces on the worksheet allowing the resource to be used with the same class more than once by selecting alternative cards.
clarvise
Growth Mindset Coloring Pages and Motivational Posters

Growth Mindset Coloring Pages and Motivational Posters

Create a positive, inspiring and respectful learning environment in your classroom with these imaginative, fun growth mindset posters, colouring pages, garlands and bookmarks. Contents: Growth Mindset Poster Positive affirmations, including, ‘I love a challenge, I am determined to succeed’ Fixed Mindset Poster Encourage an awareness that this doesn’t help us move forward ’I’m just not good enough, there’s no point in trying’ Questionnaire to encourage creative problem solving and personal growth: ‘3 ways I can’… be more imaginative, be an explorer, find inspiration… Ten colorful posters to decorate your classroom: Create Art, Dream Big, Get inspired, Be an Explorer, Be Awesome, Be Kind, Just Imagine, Try Again, Respect others, Just Be You All ten posters are included as outline colouring page templates Each poster is included as ‘4 to a page’ postcard size ‘affirmation cards’ A coloured garland to decorate the classroom Garland outline colouring template for students to decorate Photographed examples of 4 finished poster artworks to inspire your students. Ten ‘motivational words’ for the bulletin board or to use as student bookmarks: Solve, Design, Invent, Inspire, Create, Dream, Imagine, Enjoy, Explore, Smile! Ideal classroom decor to wow your students during the first week back!
dipagan
All About Me Back to School Robot Art & Writing Activity

All About Me Back to School Robot Art & Writing Activity

This ‘Robot About Me’ art and writing activity, is a delightful first week back to school ice breaker and a really creative way for teachers and students to learn more about each other. Invite students to respond to prompts and questions in a personal and imaginative way, using doodles and words, to create a unique robot character. The pack also contains robot themed classroom decor and activities for early finishers. Contents: • Robot templates to decorate and construct, 2 x challenge level options are included a) Single page activity b) Robot activity with fold out booklet for writing and image making • Construction directions and photographs of finished examples for inspiration. I suggest teachers make a finished fold out example to show to students • Classroom decor - garlands, mini garlands and posters, in both colour and outline format • Doodle pages and bookmarks to keep early finishers occupied The finished robots make a fabulous display, on the bulletin board or pegged up on a line as a garland. Photographs of completed and partially completed examples are included in the packet, using a black ball point pen and colored markers to create a modern, illustrative style to appeal to slightly older children, grade 4+ The pack also contains activities for early finishers, including doodle pages and bookmarks to make.
dipagan
All About Me Back to School Pop Art Box & Task Cards

All About Me Back to School Pop Art Box & Task Cards

This ‘Pop Art Box About Me’ art and getting to know you resource, is a fun, first week back to school ice breaker for both girls and boys. It is a really creative way for teachers and students to learn more about each other. Invite students to create a unique ‘All About Me Box’, following the template prompts using Pop Art style doodles and words. Box prompts include: Age, name, grade, self portrait, favorite colors, favorite fruit, my top goal, I love… Students can then fill their boxes with a selection of question cards and work in pairs or small groups to explore their learning goals, aspirations, likes and dislikes. 36 question cards are included, along with blanks for students to have some fun and invent their own questions and games, for example, ‘Would you rather…’ Another task is to make a ‘card to myself’ with a message or goal, or a kind note for a friend. For example, students can give these to their teacher to open at the end of the year. The coloured, finished example included features a girl’s face. However the actual face template has a ‘generic bald head’ so both boys and girls can create a self portrait from this outline. Classroom Decor includes Pop Art inspired garlands and posters to colour and display. There are doodle pages to keep early finishers occupied. UK/Aus/Can spelling options of favourite and colour are included in the templates. Boxes measure 2.6 x 2.6 x 2.6 inches / 6.6 x 6.6 x 6.6cm when finished. The entire box template is designed to fit one sheet of US Letter or A4 sized paper. A larger box template is also included if you have access to an 11x14 or A3 printer. The finished boxes make a fabulous display, on the bulletin board, pegged up on a line as a garland or suspended from the ceiling with clear thread. Photographs of completed examples are included in the pack.
dipagan
All About Me Back to School T Shirt Art & Writing Activity

All About Me Back to School T Shirt Art & Writing Activity

This ‘T Shirt About Me’ art and writing activity, is a fun, first week back to school ice breaker for both boys and girls. It’s a really creative way for teachers and students to learn more about each other. Invite students to respond to 30 prompts and questions in a personal and imaginative way, using doodles, words, ‘graffiti style’ lettering and illustrations. **T shirt template 1: Art Activity ** There are 15 sections to illustrate responses to prompts, including: Self portrait, name, age, grade, favourite color, fruit, vegetable, sport, film, song… **T shirt template 2: Writing Activity ** There are 15 questions / prompts to respond to in written format, including: My top 3 goals this year, something I like at school, something I find challenging, if I were a superhero, I can make the world better by, I feel happy when, I feel sad when, I aim to, I wonder if… The T Shirt templates measure approximately 22 x 18cm / 8 x 7 inches and are designed to fit US Letter and A4 paper size for printing. The finished T shirts make a fabulous display, on the bulletin board or pegged up on a line as a garland. The designs are inspired by Piet Mondrian’s abstract work and the pack includes a poster and garland to make the classroom colourful and inspiring. Photographs of completed and partially completed examples included in the packet, use a black ball point pen and colored markers to create a modern, illustrative style to appeal to slightly older children, year 4+ The pack also contains activities for early finishers, including doodle pages and bookmarks to make. UK/Aus/Can templates with ‘colour’ and ‘favourite’ spellings are included in the pack. All original artwork ©The ImaginationBox/Diane Pagan 2018
dipagan
PPE identification activity

PPE identification activity

8 flashcards to cut out of PPE equipment. Powerpoint provided with description of each. Students to place in order on worksheet provided. Resources also available on TES for download on the identification of tools and equipment - (23 tools and 40 pieces of electrical equipment)
clarvise
Board games project

Board games project

A Dt project that I did with my year 4 class. They really enjoyed creating their own board games and playing them and the booklet lead them through the whole process
Ajcottingham
DT / Art project Patterns in Nature

DT / Art project Patterns in Nature

This was a project designed a couple of years ago, combining DT and Art which you could adapt for any year in Key Stage 2. I’ve included Long and Medium term planning, a Powerpoint, recipe and evaluation of project
Lara mfl 05
Cute Zodiac Signs Permanent Monthly Coloring Calendar

Cute Zodiac Signs Permanent Monthly Coloring Calendar

This coloring calendar has 12 monthly coloring calendar pages with cute zodiac signs. It has only months and dates. You need to add the weekdays on your own. For this reason, you can use this calendar permanently and print it out how often you need. The size of each calendar page is US Letter 8.5" x 11"/A4. You will get this coloring pages as one PDF file. This coloring calendar is only for personal and educational use (classroom, homeschooling). Commercial use not allowed. Find free and premium educational printables at www.educationalprintables.com.
educatingmom
WJEC GCSE Design & Technology Year 10 Time Plan

WJEC GCSE Design & Technology Year 10 Time Plan

A simple and colourful timeplan of the entire Y10 of GCSE Design & Technology. Perfect for giving to students and to keep for your self to plan for the whole year. Also includes the the core module 2.1.1 and where they fit throughout the year. This can also be editing to add your own tailored projects and will work for Product Design, Fashion & Textiles and Engineering. This is also included in a bundle with the New and Emerging Technologies units and pupil workbook.
HELLOOON
WJEC GCSE KS4 New Design & Technology Teacher Presentation Core New Emerging Technologies Term

WJEC GCSE KS4 New Design & Technology Teacher Presentation Core New Emerging Technologies Term

CONTENT: 2.1.1 A: Impact of New and Emerging Technologies 2.1.1 B: Critical Evaluation of New and Emerging Technologies This 46 slide vibrantly illustrated teacher PowerPoint supports the pupil work book (available separately or as part of a bundle). It covers the WJEC New specification for Design and Technology from 2017 and would generally covers a term of theory from September and October. It is suitable for Product Design, Fashion and Textiles and Engineering. Contents Include: The first section covers the Core Knowledge and Understanding 2.1.1A • The impact of new and emerging technologies on industry and enterprise: • market pull; • technology push; • consumer choice. • The Product Life Cycle. Introduction – researching, developing and then bringing a product to market; Growth – when sales are increasing; Maturity – sales are near their highest point; Decline – sales begin to fall. • Global production and its effects on culture and people. • Sustainability. Meeting today’s needs without compromising the needs of future generations. For example: the sourcing of materials, using sustainable resources, waste materials and CFCs. • Legislation to which products are subject. BSI (British Standards Institute) and ISO (International Standards Organisation). Their general roles/purpose, ISO numbers, the BSI kite mark and why as consumers these are important when purchasing products. • Consumer rights and protection for consumers when purchasing and using products. The basics of consumer rights, return policies, and the Trade Description Act. • Moral and ethical factors related to manufacturing products and the sale and use of products. Considering the needs of others in less developed countries and issues related to child labour, fair wage for a day’s work, companies exploiting underdeveloped countries for profit. • CAD/CAM the advantages and disadvantages of using Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Computer Aided Manufacture (CAM). The last part of this PowerPoint offer activities to help pupils critically evaluate the importance of new and emerging technologies (plus sustainability and environmental issues) when designing and making products. NOTE: The workbook is designed using the font “Century Gothic” and “Champion” and will be best viewed with these downloaded.
HELLOOON
WJEC GCSE KS4 New Design & Technology Pupil Work Book Core New Emerging Technologies Workbook

WJEC GCSE KS4 New Design & Technology Pupil Work Book Core New Emerging Technologies Workbook

CONTENT: 2.1.1 A: Impact of New and Emerging Technologies 2.1.1 B: Critical Evaluation of New and Emerging Technologies This 34 page vibrantly illustrated pupil work book supports my teacher PowerPoint (available separately or as part of a bundle). It covers the WJEC New specification for Design and Technology from 2017 and would generally covers a term of theory from September and October. The workbook has a range of activities from writing, matching, drawing etc. and is fully editable. It is suitable for Product Design, Fashion and Textiles and Engineering. Contents Include: The first section covers the Core Knowledge and Understanding 2.1.1A • The impact of new and emerging technologies on industry and enterprise: • market pull; • technology push; • consumer choice. • The Product Life Cycle. Introduction – researching, developing and then bringing a product to market; Growth – when sales are increasing; Maturity – sales are near their highest point; Decline – sales begin to fall. • Global production and its effects on culture and people. • Sustainability. Meeting today’s needs without compromising the needs of future generations. For example: the sourcing of materials, using sustainable resources, waste materials and CFCs. • Legislation to which products are subject. BSI (British Standards Institute) and ISO (International Standards Organisation). Their general roles/purpose, ISO numbers, the BSI kite mark and why as consumers these are important when purchasing products. • Consumer rights and protection for consumers when purchasing and using products. The basics of consumer rights, return policies, and the Trade Description Act. • Moral and ethical factors related to manufacturing products and the sale and use of products. Considering the needs of others in less developed countries and issues related to child labour, fair wage for a day’s work, companies exploiting underdeveloped countries for profit. • CAD/CAM the advantages and disadvantages of using Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Computer Aided Manufacture (CAM). The last part of this workbook will help pupils critically evaluate the importance of new and emerging technologies (plus sustainability and environmental issues) when designing and making products. There is also space at the back of the book for additional notes and also assessment on the back cover. NOTE: The workbook is designed using the font “Century Gothic” and “Champion” and will be best viewed with these downloaded.
HELLOOON
light sensor circuit

light sensor circuit

A short ppt/pdf set of slides showing a basic light sensor circuit. The ppt also has differentiated demonstration boards for soldering techniques/outcomes with moving interactive display on how to solder correctly and an activity on block diagrams. Added to this is the circuit itself which can be cut out and stuck in pupils books for labeling.
abiann123
STEM Club Bubbles Theme Scheme of Work

STEM Club Bubbles Theme Scheme of Work

A collection of eight bubble themes STEM club or fun science lesson activities Each activity includes a lesson plan detailing how to set up the activity, equipment needed and a method. A colourful student instruction sheet Labels for products (if required) Activities are Bubble Bombs Bubble Snakes Bubble Recipes Bubble wands Bubble Painting Bubble inside a bubble Homemade Bubble Bath Soap Making
marissa03
Guides for using Fusion 360

Guides for using Fusion 360

These two guides should help most students get to grips with Fusion 360. There are 2 versions available, I would suggest starting all students on the basic version, then distribute the Advanced sheets as required. I have trialed these guide sheets with Y7 - 10 students and found if they follow the steps closely they can excel with this powerful software package. The guides encourage students to build using ‘Components’ as a number of my pupils have become stuck having designed their model as a collection of ‘Bodies’. Although it makes teaching the software slightly more challenging to begin with, I have found this approach produces more stable models in the long run. These resources are freely available, make use of them and share, but please keep the logo on the bottom and do not sell them on. Thanks Dan
dgrant4
Healthy Eating Week Activities

Healthy Eating Week Activities

A PPT with a list of various activities that students can participate in during Healthy Eating Week. This can be shared during circle time, assembly or tutor time
Virtue86
World Cup Trophy Re-Design

World Cup Trophy Re-Design

Re-Design the world cup trophy, inspired by modern art. All images free from copyright. Max pixel Flicker Wikimedia Commons Pixabay
rvevans88
Cute Unicorn World Directed Drawing

Cute Unicorn World Directed Drawing

11 Cute Unicorn World Directed Drawing Sheets guiding students to draw ♥a cute unicorn face, ♥a cute unicorn, ♥a cute unicorn mermaid, ♥a cute chubby unicorn, ♥a cute simple unicorn, ♥a cute cartoon unicorn, ♥a cute unicorn cake, ♥a cute unicorn cat, ♥a cute unicorn cloud, ♥a cute unicorn cupcake and ♥a cute unicorn ice cream. All directed drawing sheets are combined into one PDF file. There is a Coloring Title Page at the beginning of the PDF file and 4 sample drawings from children at the end. After each directed drawing sheet you will find a blank border page for students to draw on. This resource contains 34 pages: ⚫Coloring Title Page ⚫Terms of Use ⚫11 Directed Drawing Sheets ⚫11 Drawing Pages ⚫4 Colored Completed Drawings to use as examples of work in your classroom This resource and all of its content are only for personal and educational use (classroom, homeschooling). Commercial use not allowed. Find free and premium educational printables at https://www.educationalprintables.com.
educatingmom
Year 7 Electronics ELTs (6 worksheets)

Year 7 Electronics ELTs (6 worksheets)

Six worksheets used as an extended learning activity or homework. They cover the following topics: Soldering skills Electronics tools and equipment Electronic Components 1 Electronic Materials Electronic Components 2 Electronic Materials Resistant Materials (plastics)
clarvise
Year 9 Cooking and Nutrition

Year 9 Cooking and Nutrition

This is the booklet I use with my year 9 classes. It is completed over a 10 week period where there are 15 lessons. The work is to help build the skills required for NEA 1 and NEA 2 at GCSE. It introduces the basic skills including how to conduct an investigation, how to record results, how to research and how to produce detailed time plans. Pupils are encouraged to work as a team for the investigation work then independently for a food preparation task.
MichaelaMarie
Year 7 Cooking and Nutrition Basic Skills

Year 7 Cooking and Nutrition Basic Skills

This is an updated version of a previous resource. It is based on 15 lessons with pupils over 10 weeks. The basic knowledge is covered such as washing up, weighing and measuring, The Eatwell Guide and sustainability. The work helps to build the skills required should pupils choose to opt for GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition. Along with the booklet is the Scheme of Work and the recipe booklet I use. Hope you find them useful.
MichaelaMarie
Hidden Sugar - (Complete lesson)

Hidden Sugar - (Complete lesson)

A complete lesson with the aim of raising awareness of the sugar content of processed foods. Students will learn how to read nutritional information on packaged products and determine their sugar content. To reinforce the high levels of sugar present, students will compare the sugar content of foods with their equivalent in sugar cubes, smarties and biscuits based on a practical investigation.
clarvise
30 WEEK REVISION PLAN TEMPLATE FOR DT

30 WEEK REVISION PLAN TEMPLATE FOR DT

This template has original been used for the legacy course of resistant materials and still contains the materials elements. These can be overwritten/changed to conform with the new DT specification elements and core skill required for studying the new specification. A time saver.
abiann123
Fruit and vegetables student workbook for GCSE FPN

Fruit and vegetables student workbook for GCSE FPN

This booklet has recipes, literacy and scientific experiments for students to work through based on the GCSE FPN course . It is aimed at higher ability students but can be scaffolded / differentiated easily. The scientific experiment worksheet also attached can be used / adapted for various scientific experiments, this one is written to support the experiment in the student booklet.
mad5
Poultry , Meat, Fish and Eggs commodity student workbook

Poultry , Meat, Fish and Eggs commodity student workbook

This is a module of work, approx 5-6 weeks including practicals and experiments for the poultry, meat fish and eggs commodity for GCSE Foof Prep and Nutrition, i teach Eduqas but it could be used for other exam boards too. Aimed at higher ability but can be adapted / differentiated quite easily.
mad5
literacy and homework

literacy and homework

A booklet I used with a group of Year 9 's where you have a Technological word that the students then try to make up as many different words from the letters within it in a set time period. They then try to beat this target on a weekly basis. there is also a handy log for any homework set.
abiann123
DRAWING TECHNIQUES

DRAWING TECHNIQUES

A SERIES OF SLIDES FOR CRATING - RENDERING AND ORTHOGRAPHIC DRAWING TECHNIQUES. iNCLUDES WAGGOLS - COMPARE AND CONTRAST SHEETS - STUDENT WORKSHEETS -QUIZ - LESSON OBJECTIVE SHEETS ETC. HANDY RESOURCES FOR THE BUSY TEACHER.
abiann123
A-Level Systems & Control Notes (44 pages)

A-Level Systems & Control Notes (44 pages)

A set of notes covering a broad range of electronics topics relating to A-Level Systems & Control. There are 44 pages and they cover the following topics: Symbols Conductors & Insulators Resistor colour codes Resistor suffixes, E12 E24 Potentiometer overview Capacitor types Applications of capacitors (coupling, decoupling, smoothing and timing) Diodes Diodes and back EMF Rectifiers Operational amplifiers Comparator circuit - temperature sensor Inverting amplifier Non-inverting amplifier & Buffer LEDs LED Characteristics Photodiodes Photoconductive and photovoltaic modes Phototransistors Optocouplers Optocoupler application Phototransistors Slotted optoisolators RC Timing RC Delays 555 Astable circuit Calculating astable frequency & Monostable circuit Bipolar transistors MOSFETs ESD DC Motors H-Bridge motor control description L293 half-bridge driver L293 continued PWM speed control Digital electronics - TTL and CMOS characteristics Logic levels, ESD and floating logic levels AND, OR and XOR symbols and truth tables NOT, NAND & NOR symbols and truth tables XNOR symbol and truth table Combinational logic 1 Combinational logic 2 4017 Decade counter
clarvise
Job observation lesson on upcycling

Job observation lesson on upcycling

This is s PPT I used in a recent lesson observation for a HOD job in which I was successful. The theme is on upcycling it is lengthy and can be chopped and changed to meet the criteria and timing of the lesson. It includes worksheets the kids can use and differentiated outcomes to check progress, amongst other useful sheets. The lesson itself got me a round of applause from the students and I got the job.
abiann123
Primary DT challenge

Primary DT challenge

This resource is a Design Technology based series of activities for upper primary children. Focusing on the theme of sustainability and upcycling there includes worksheets for students to complete. A simple project to reinforce the principles behind this unit can be added into the work (dependent on the teachers knowledge) Some examples of which are below and I have run this very successfully with mine. A pop bottle bird feeder A recycled glove puppet A jar fed sweet dispenser examples of which can generally be found on Google.
abiann123
Food Enrichment Session

Food Enrichment Session

I have designed this for a Year 7 group who will have three lessons of food as part of our schools Enrichment Week. The booklet contains a number of activities, ranging from food crosswords to build a burger challenges, but it also has a big focus on sustainability, where food is coming from, and looking at traditions like the British picnic. Students will also take part in practical work, I will be using two BBQ’s, and students are invited to bring in small amounts of foods like burgers, sausages and kebabs and learn how cook outside. Included is also an information letter for students/parents informing them of what will be going on.
NHA1
YEAR 5 & 6 DESIGN CHALLENGE

YEAR 5 & 6 DESIGN CHALLENGE

This resource is a Design Technology based series of activities for upper primary children. Focusing on mechanisms and movement there includes worksheets for students to complete. A simple project to reinforce the principles behind this unit can be added into the work (dependent on the teachers knowledge) Some examples of which are below and I have run this very successfully with mine. A cam model A pull along toy A movable puppet The linkage (working) model can be constructed using card and split pins.
abiann123
Electronic Symbols Activity & A3 poster

Electronic Symbols Activity & A3 poster

This resource consists of: Two colour worksheets showing images of components and a blank space to the right: students to cut out symbols of components and place in the corresponding location. There are two sheets covering 40 electronic components including input/output devices, semiconductors and passive components. Answer sheets are included. In addition an A3 poster is provided showing component images and the symbols that represent them. This can be printed out or projected onto board.
clarvise
Keyboard Shortcuts Posters for PC Users

Keyboard Shortcuts Posters for PC Users

Following on from the success of my keyboard shortcuts headers some teachers got in touch requesting full page poster versions. These can be used in a wall display to remind your pupils of common keyboard shortcuts for PCs. These colour posters feature 24 common keyboard shortcuts. Contents 1 x “Keyboard Shortcuts” poster 24 x full page colour posters featuring shortcuts for: cut, paste, copy, select all, undo action, redo action, save, print, bold, underline, italic, go to start of document, go to end of document, find, new window, screenshot, help, open file, refresh window, switch between programs, align text left, align text right, justify text and centre text. Please note that there are no issues in this resource with UK/US specific spelling. Thank you for visiting my store, OkinawanGirl
OkinawanGirl