4 FPTs that can be made using offcuts of timber with accompanying activities, worksheets and starters. Fun and engaging. Fully adaptable resources. All projects are small decorations, but can be easily sized up.
A bank of starters, plenaries, extension activities. 70+ slides featuring activities, ideas quizzes, activities and games.
A bank of ppt starter/plenary quizzes, games, activities and ideas. Adaptable formats and completed variations that can be used unchanged. 80 + slides.
A short engaging project that pupils love. Great for new year 7 and transition pupils. Gives rise to opportunity for creativity as well as use of workshop skills and machinery. Plans and examples to create two wooden planes.
Comprehensive plans for a wheelbarrow planter. Ideal for spring and the growing season. Engaging project that pupils love. Facilitates the teaching of production methods, using angles, Jigs, templates and patterns. Plans for the project - sizes, materials, dimensions. As well as plans for the jigs and templates etc. Could easily be used as an enterprise project to make and sell planters.
Powerpoint of lessons with activities for BTEC Vocational Studies unit AD7 Branding. Lots of resources, including interactive quizzes and activities. Could easily be run as a graphics project for DT KS3 or 4. Covers logo design , creating a brand and strapline. Works well if delivered remotely via teams or zoom etc.
A booklet with activities targeted towards developing fundamental numeracy associated with practical aspects of DT. Can be used as part of a scheme of work, to run alongside practical projects, as homework booklet, for coverwork sessions or remote learning.
Full project resources to design and make a simple ball bearing maze game. Used with Y7 or lower abilities in the upper years. Contained within the download are paper based resources: lesson activities, extensions, fillers and starters. There is an additional file marked IWB which includes some interactive quizzes and example complete sheets etc. The project can be run from these resources and basic workshop materials, though some small ball bearings will be required.
A full project booklet complete with design and making activities, starters, quizzes, extensions, fillers and extension practical activities. A focus on Acrylic and plastics in general. Lots of theory work included. I have used in conjunction with entry levels in the past so have included adapted resource for this as well as an IWB copy that has some other quizes and bits and bobs in.
A booklet resource that contains activities to learn and develop skills in 3d sketching. Can be used as a unit of work, homeworks, cover, or remote learning.
A short FPT that uses standard stock size PSE timber to practice measuring, marking, using a try square, hand and machine tools. Ahort measuring and designing activity included. Higher demand included to make wheels using circle sanding jig.
A short booklet of accessible grid duplication and similar DT activities. Useful for cover work, homework or remote learning activities.
A coverwork activity exploring principles of design and resistant materials.
A useful booklet of activities that can be used as a unit of work, homeworks, cover or remote learning.
A full unit resource booklet complete with work sheet activities quizzes plans for bird house, bird feeder, insect habitat. Research tasks. Starters, extension tasks and fillers. Attached IWB file has some interactive quiz and IWB activities attached as a sundrie to original work booklet.
A booklet resource that can be used as a unit of work, part of a unit, homeworks, cover or remote learning.
A project booklet guides through a practical project to use with KS3. Booklet activities include measurements and plan as well as a range of lesson activities. Back half of the booklet includes extension activities, starter activities and fillers to be used as seen fit. Included is a fikle labeled IWB containing a few extra bits that can be used in lesson (quiz question s etc).
Full project booklet with a range of design process activities, paper resources, IWB quiz questions and mini projects to run in tandem or as extensions. I have used it in combination with entry level certificates from various exam boards in the past or as a KS3 project.
A mini project used with transitioning year 6s and new year 7s to introduce workshop safety and basic skills. Practical activity and worksheet tasks.
Plan and pattern with dimensions for a rolling ‘pen lorry’.
A short project to design and build a book end/controller holder. Design tasks, plans, dimensions, discussion activities included.