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Y7 Transition Project and taster session - Drag Racer

Y7 Transition Project and taster session - Drag Racer

This resource is a highly engaging Y7 transition project that can be used for primary taster sessions. It includes a team workbook and pupils are asked to design and build they own wind powered drag car. Pupil then race them at the end of the session. (the cars are blown along the track by a leaf blower)
leepeachey
School Robot Challenge 2018 - design a space robot and moonbase (ages 4-12)

School Robot Challenge 2018 - design a space robot and moonbase (ages 4-12)

This competition is intended to engage and inspire school children and students through the subject of robotics and space exploration. It aims to provide a compelling introduction to computer aided design, robotics, and space exploration through the design and modelling of a virtual robot at work on another planet. The competition is open to all school children and students in the UK from the ages of 4 to 18. There are two competitions: one for ages 4-12 and the other for ages 13-18. What will I learn? The software accompanying this challenge (links below) will provide participants with a basic introduction to 3D computer aided design and modelling, as well as providing a medium to explore links between creative art and computing. This competition will allow entrants to explore and visualise their own ideas about the future uses of robots in space, and aims to be inspiring, educational and fun. Who is running the competition? The competition is run by the EPSRC UK Robotics and Autonomous Systems Network (UK-RAS), a network of UK universities specialising in Robotics and Autonomous Systems. It is part of a family of competitions organised for the UK Robotics Week, which runs from 21 - 29 June 2018. A panel of judges, consisting of leading scientists and engineers, will select the winning designs in each age category. What are the judges looking for? The judging panel will select their favourite robot and planetary environment. We are looking for creative entries: this could be a robot servicing a spaceport or outpost, or a robot undertaking scientific investigation and exploration on an unusual planet, or any other application of robots in space that you can think of! The judges will choose winning designs that are innovative, interesting, fun, compelling, technically advanced and visually appealing. How do I enter the competition? All you need to do is follow the instructions outlined in the instruction pack! If you get stuck please email us. The competition is split into 2 categories by age group: 4 - 12yrs and 13 - 18yrs. Deadline for submission of entries: Friday 15th June 2018, 23:00 BST
UKRoboticsWeek
Some useful KS2 Design and Technology Recourses

Some useful KS2 Design and Technology Recourses

In the bundle is a selection of resources that could cover a number of projects for Primary Design and Technology and could also be useful as a general resource. A bargain at half the normal sales price.
MrFied
KS3 Lamp project - Booklet and SOW

KS3 Lamp project - Booklet and SOW

KS3 Mood Changing Lamp project Booklet Scheme of Work Self Assessment Peer Assessment Exemplar Design Evaluations Completely adaptable for your school (Runs off 10mm light changing LED from Kitronik)
leepeachey
Bug Hotel Power point and Letter Home

Bug Hotel Power point and Letter Home

Such a fun lesson! As art of teaching microhabitats my class and I created one large bug hotel in our garden area, it could also be done in any forest area nearby, but the closer the better as you can visit and investigate the bugs and which environment they’re most drawn too. Included is a brief powerpoint encouraging the children with ideas of what it may look like and natural environments for different types of insects. I would send the parental letter out a week or two before so they can help out with the items needed. Enjoy!
frazert2
Technology : Consumer Profile Cards (activity)

Technology : Consumer Profile Cards (activity)

Being a Designer means stepping out of your comfort zone and forgetting about your own preferences & needs. However, I have noticed that this is sometimes lost in classroom practice. Students are given a design brief or problem to solve, yet the final outcome is bias and based upon what THEY like and want. Students design something for themselves that they can take home and use - This resource prevents this from happening! 12 different consumer cards that are purposely written in a paragraphs, so that students can dissect the information, like a reading comprehension, pulling out the important facts that they need to know. This will show a detailed understanding. The cards include a range of people that have a variety of likes, needs and wants. This encourages students to choose a suitable consumer that is relevant to the problem that they have been asked to solve. (For example, if the problem is to design a product to help the elderly, then the Baby consumer profile card would not be suitable - Students should be expected to work this out after class discussion). Print on A4 or A3 paper and laminate!
ShaniceWelsh
20 Color Palettes for Valentine's Day

20 Color Palettes for Valentine's Day

This printable color guide includes 20 color palettes for Valentine’s Day. Each color palette is on a separate page that you can print for easy reference. Each page includes keywords and color suggestions to help you find the perfect palette for your project. Each color includes RBG, CMYK and HEX codes for color matching in graphic design. Each page also includes room for you to test your own colors from your pencils, paints or markers against the colors in each palette.
Sarahrenaeclark
30 Color Palettes inspired by the Pantone Spring Color Trends (Volume 1)

30 Color Palettes inspired by the Pantone Spring Color Trends (Volume 1)

This printable color guide includes 30 color palettes inspired by the Pantone Spring Color Trends in 2017. Each color palette is on a separate page that you can print for easy reference. Each page includes keywords and color suggestions to help you find the perfect palette for your project. Each color includes RBG, CMYK and HEX codes for color matching in graphic design. Each page also includes room for you to test your own colors from your pencils, paints or markers against the colors in each palette. Please note: Pantone reference numbers are NOT included. These palettes are inspired by Pantone’s color trends for Spring but are in no way associated with the Pantone brand.
Sarahrenaeclark
25 Color Palettes inspired by the Pantone Spring Color Trends (Volume 2)

25 Color Palettes inspired by the Pantone Spring Color Trends (Volume 2)

This printable color guide includes 25 color palettes inspired by the Pantone Spring Color Trends in 2018. Each color palette is on a separate page that you can print for easy reference. Each page includes keywords and color suggestions to help you find the perfect palette for your project. Each color includes RBG, CMYK and HEX codes for color matching in graphic design. Each page also includes room for you to test your own colors from your pencils, paints or markers against the colors in each palette. Please note: Pantone reference numbers are NOT included. These palettes are inspired by Pantone’s color trends for Spring but are in no way associated with the Pantone brand.
Sarahrenaeclark
25 Color Palettes inspired by the Pantone Fall Color Trends (Volume 1)

25 Color Palettes inspired by the Pantone Fall Color Trends (Volume 1)

This printable color guide includes 25 color palettes inspired by the Pantone Fall Color Trends in 2017. Each color palette is on a separate page that you can print for easy reference. Each page includes keywords and color suggestions to help you find the perfect palette for your project. Each color includes RBG, CMYK and HEX codes for color matching in graphic design. Each page also includes room for you to test your own colors from your pencils, paints or markers against the colors in each palette. Please note: Pantone reference numbers are NOT included. These palettes are inspired by Pantone’s color trends for Spring but are in no way associated with the Pantone brand.
Sarahrenaeclark
25 Color Palettes Inspired by Beautiful Landscapes

25 Color Palettes Inspired by Beautiful Landscapes

This printable color guide includes 25 color palettes inspired by beautiful landscape photography from all over the world. Each color palette is on a separate page that you can print for easy reference. Each page includes keywords and color suggestions to help you find the perfect palette for your project. Each color includes RBG, CMYK and HEX codes for color matching in graphic design. Each page also includes room for you to test your own colors from your pencils, paints or markers against the colors in each palette.
Sarahrenaeclark
25 Color Palettes Inspired by Autumn

25 Color Palettes Inspired by Autumn

This printable color guide includes 25 color palettes inspired by autumn color trends - from warm fall reds to cool gray color combinations. Each color palette is on a separate page that you can print for easy reference. Each page includes keywords and color suggestions to help you find the perfect palette for your project. Each color includes RBG, CMYK and HEX codes for color matching in graphic design. Each page also includes room for you to test your own colors from your pencils, paints or markers against the colors in each palette.
Sarahrenaeclark
25 Color Palettes Inspired by Summer

25 Color Palettes Inspired by Summer

This printable color guide includes 25 color palettes inspired by the fresh, warm and vibrant colors of summer. Each color palette is on a separate page that you can print for easy reference. Each page includes keywords and color suggestions to help you find the perfect palette for your project. Each color includes RBG, CMYK and HEX codes for color matching in graphic design. Each page also includes room for you to test your own colors from your pencils, paints or markers against the colors in each palette.
Sarahrenaeclark
March STEM Freebie

March STEM Freebie

This freebie has one sample STEAM activity, teacher directions, and photos to guide you. You can see the style of my work. Click here to view the full STEAM packet with 7 challenges! This packet has SEVEN March STEAM challenges, along with teacher directions, materials list, clip art printables, and photos of challenges to guide you. Can be modified and used from Pre-K through upper elementary. Optional recording sheets included for students to draw and write about their best creation. These activities are hands on and promote creativity. Students will and should create different final products. The FULL packet includes (40 pages in PDF): *seven March inspired STEAM challenges *teacher directions *materials list *photos of challenges to guide you *three student recording sheet *printable clip art for challenges Thank you for purchasing! Enjoy! Please comment :)
missotech3
Dr. Seuss STEM Activities

Dr. Seuss STEM Activities

This packet has SEVEN Dr. Seuss inspired STEAM challenges, along with teacher directions, materials list, and photos of challenges to guide you. This is great for Read Across America Week, Dr. Seuss’ Birthday, or any other time of the year!! Can be modified and used from Pre-K through upper elementary. Optional recording sheet included for students to draw and write about their best creation. These activities are hands on and promote creativity. Students will and should create different final products. This packet includes (30 pages in PDF): *seven Dr. Seuss inspired STEAM challenges *teacher directions *materials list *photos of challenges to guide you *student recording sheet Thank you for purchasing! Enjoy! Please comment :)
missotech3
Complete DT Starter pack - Ideal for NQTs/PGCE students

Complete DT Starter pack - Ideal for NQTs/PGCE students

5 Schemes of work to get any NQT started that will last and inspire for years. All tried and tested and focus on building skills for GCSE/Tech award/ VCERTs. 1000’s of downloads originall between them and the Clock and Grand Designs projects originally were TES top picks. All resources editable and will save you Hours of work as these were amassed over years of practice.
Thomaswilson
Grand Designs Project for sketchup

Grand Designs Project for sketchup

TES PICKS project featured in the DT newsletter and with over 15000 downloads! Brilliant scheme with lesson by lesson differentiated PowerPoint and printable worksheets with be brilliant for improving 3D design skills and capturing the imaginations of your pupils. also included in this detailed bundle are : 12 individual and editable lesson plans Scheme of work outine Level ladder
Thomaswilson
Technology : Talent Postcards (rewards & achievement)

Technology : Talent Postcards (rewards & achievement)

Postcards are a simple but effective way to reward students for their hard work. ‘Technology Talent’ postcards have been created to award the most talented designers in the classroom! Send these to your most gifted students. Students who have the most creative ideas, students who are fantastically skilled in the workshop or just have a natural talent when using design programs. Technology Talent postcards are a great way to target any pupils that you think will succeed if they choose Technology at GCSE - we have sent some out to our already talented KS3 students. Promoting them on social media accounts will also build up hype and awareness with students. Print on A4 card, cut out, write the student name in the ‘well done’ bubble and you’re ready to go!
ShaniceWelsh
Growth Mindset Colouring Inspirational Sheets, Pages, Posters: GROWING BUNDLE

Growth Mindset Colouring Inspirational Sheets, Pages, Posters: GROWING BUNDLE

Explore more of growth mindset mentality with ALL of my motivational, inspirational and relaxing zen doodle colouring pages in this GROWING bundle! In this bundle you will get ALL the growth mindset colouring packs at 20% off, as well as any future sets for FREE! The price will increase with each addition though, so hurry! Most teachers have used these to create a calming and inspirational atmosphere in their classrooms by displaying the finished sheets on the walls, which students love. So take some time out of a hectic day to give your students the opportunity to just focus, motivate and enjoy themselves today – they deserve it!
TeachersResourceForce
Task Card Template Variety Pack FREEBIE

Task Card Template Variety Pack FREEBIE

Check out this FREE variety pack that includes 10 templates in different colors that are to be used with Task Cards. They are formatted to be used as background for letter sized paper that include four task cards. This simple but captivating design is sure to take your task card design to the next level! We only ask that you give use credit in your product description and/or a direct link to our page. Thank you and best wishes!
myeducationalhotspot
Art Project Pattern Art Trees

Art Project Pattern Art Trees

Art Project Pattern Art Trees has 40 pages. An absolute hit with kids from Grade 1 to 12. Instructions and Sample art work sheets included. Worksheets with different trees and one blank worksheet included for those kids who would love to make their own trees. Children may make patterns with coloured sketch pens, glitter pens or also colour or paint or stick materials using their own ideas and teacher's guidance. Samples included are done by my students of Grade 3 and 4 and 5. Art improves thinking ability :)
swati3
Picture activity cards - Learning Welsh bundle

Picture activity cards - Learning Welsh bundle

Match the word with the picture activity cards. Each theme has 10 pictures and words to match together. This can be a fun activity in class for learning Welsh in the class. Students will learn to over 10 themes.
Filemon1
Forest School Plan  - Fire and basic cooking

Forest School Plan - Fire and basic cooking

This is a six week plan for Forest School or Outdoor Learning, which combines Science, Home economics and woodcraft into a programme, enriching the children's appreciation of the outdoors, how to build and maintain fires, and how different foods can be cooked on a fire.
stephen_lockyer
Winter Olympics South Korea 2018 Mega Bundle

Winter Olympics South Korea 2018 Mega Bundle

This MEGA Winter Olympic Games Bundle has everything you need to make a fun and engagin unit before, during and after the Olympic game period. It includes 3 writing activities, math challenges, stem activities, and other fun stuff. Winter Olympics CSI: The Case of the Missing Gold Medal STEM activity This CSI themed multiplication and division activity will engage students by taking them on a journey to solve Winter Olympic Games math problems and puzzles. Students narrow down the suspects by completing the activities and marking them off from the suspect list until one person is left. Who stole the Gold Medal? This case includes Clue 1: Solving Division Problems Clue 2: True or False Multiplication Clue 3: Multiplication and Division Sequence Clue 4: Moving up and down 10's, 100's amd 1000's Clue 5: Multiplication and Division Cryptogram Winter Olympic Games South Korea PyeongChan 2018 Narrative Writing Scenario Winter Olympics in PyeongChan is upon us. This Visually stunning writing scenario takes the audience on a journey to the Olympics in first person. Included in this pack is a PowerPoint Presentation to show your students. The bigger the screen the better as these are high quality images. During the show, students discuss and fill in the 5 senses chart provided. These notes will help direct the students in their writing with a vocabulary rich story. Winter Olympic Games South Korea PyeongChan 2018 Newspaper Writing Scenario Winter Olympics in PyeongChan is upon us. This Visually stunning writing scenario takes the audience on a journey to the PyeongChan Winter Olympics as a Newspaper reporter. During this presentation an Ice Hockey game is played out, with one country accused of cheating. Everything is included in this pack to make every student successful.Photos are taken and quotes are given. Included in this pack is a PowerPoint Presentation to show your students. The bigger the screen the better as these are high quality images. During the show, students discuss and fill in the graphic organizers that are included. These notes will help direct the students in their writing with a detailed, accurate and rich story. Then complete the included newspaper templates. STEM Winter Olympic Raising the Flag 2018: Engineering Math Challenge The Winter Olympics is here This STEM challenge includes both an engineering challenge and sheets for students to work out the median, mean, range and mode in the context of creating a flag pole that raises the Olympic flag the highest. Students are asked to both record and graph their results. This challenge is perfect for the Olympic games and includes everything you need to actively engage your students in team work. Winter Olympic Games South Korea PyeongChan 2018 Word Search Find A word find with the Winter Olympic Sports to be found. A great fill in time for winter or a lead in for a bigger project. Winter Olympic Games South Korea PyeongChan 2018 Hundreds Chart Hidden Picture This fun Winter Olympic hidden picture will engage and excite your students. Everything you need is included. Just print and go. No preparation required. This pack includes 2 Olympic themed Hundreds Chart Hidden Pictures. They include the rings and the torch STEM Winter Olympic The Luge 2018: Engineering Math Challenge This STEM challenge includes both an engineering challenge and sheets for students to work out the median, mean, range and mode in the context of creating the fastest Luge.. Students are asked to both record and graph their results. This challenge is perfect for the Olympic games and includes everything you need to actively engage your students in team work.
Kiwilander
Art Project Mosaic Art Flowers

Art Project Mosaic Art Flowers

has 40 pages: An absolute hit with kids from Grade 1 to 12. Instructions included Sample art work sheets included. 20 Worksheets with flowers and one blank worksheet included for those kids who would love to use their creativity. Children may make Mosaic pattern or also color or paint or stick materials using their own ideas and teacher's guidance. Samples included are done by my students of Grade 4, 5 and 6.
swati3