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The Age of the Machine - Metallica - 'Spit Out the Bone' Music Video

The Age of the Machine - Metallica - 'Spit Out the Bone' Music Video

Compiled entirely of found footage, my tribute to Metallica's earth tremoring 'Spit Out the Bone' depicts the rapid evolution of the machine age. This music video is essentially a chronological montage of historical and iconic imagery from archive footage and documentaries. It shows how industrialisation has developed from the 19th century into the information era and beyond. It covers the steam engine, Henry Ford's Rouge factory complex, WWII aircraft, nuclear weapons testing, early computing and the digital frenzy that we now endure! This definitely isn't something for everyone but I'd hope it would be a good introduction to these subjects for any of those part-time students full-time heavy metal enthusiasts out there! Disclaimer: I do not claim copy write ownership of this music or any of the original video clips used here and this is not the official music video.
jamiehillier93
Solidworks Projects

Solidworks Projects

A range of Solidworks tutorials for Key Stage 3 pupils. Can also be used as a revison excersize with Key Stage 4 & Key Stage 5 pupils.
garymcdevitt
Scales of Production 9-1 new spec Design Technology

Scales of Production 9-1 new spec Design Technology

I have created this resource to use alongside the new Design Technology 9-1 to cover the various types and scales of production. The power point I have created is over 30 slides long and you can change / adapt to suit your specific classroom needs. In the power point we cover areas such as Methods for manufacturing, Lean manufacturing, Jigs and fixtures, Templates and patterns, Steam Bending Machines, One off, Batch, Continuous, flow diagrams, Automated large scale production including advantages and disadvantages. I really find this power point useful and I hope you do as well.
MrCompleteDT
MP3 Speaker Project - Powerpoint to lead through the whole project plus student template Product Des

MP3 Speaker Project - Powerpoint to lead through the whole project plus student template Product Des

A comprehensive powerpoint to lead you through an MP3 speaker project. Originally used successfully for controlled assessment at GCSE but can easily be adapted for a shorter/longer project with older or younger students. Also contains a student template for the project which can be adapted also to meet the needs of your students. Can also be used to teach a range of design strategies as students are lead through creating designs using different approaches. Speakers use electronics kit from Rapid Electronics.
GPTechnology
Design Technology Car / Automotive CAD Pro-desktop display

Design Technology Car / Automotive CAD Pro-desktop display

This is a great resource that we use in the department for display materials. Here are 99 power point slides that we use as CAD display on our walls. Drawings include stages of CAD manufacture and finished product. Easy, quick and effective display materials that will quickly transform any classroom.
MrCompleteDT
Design Technology Pro-Desktop tutorial activity CD rack / case.

Design Technology Pro-Desktop tutorial activity CD rack / case.

Pro/DESKTOP CAD/CAM Task This section assumes the CNC manufacturing machine is the TEP milling machine, although the process is relevant to a wider range of machines. This CAD/CAM tutorial assumes some prior knowledge of Pro/DESKTOP to complete the design. A tutorial for novice users of Pro/DESKTOP called Architectural Solutions to CAD/CAM is available from the TEP website www.tep.org.uk. Conventions: This tutorial uses abbreviations to explain protocol and functions within Pro/DESKTOP. RC = Right Click LC = left click Tip: = short cut or quick key function
MrCompleteDT
Design Technology Pro-Desktop Learning Tasks

Design Technology Pro-Desktop Learning Tasks

There are 6 beginners guide tasks / activities to introduce students to the world of CAD - Pro-desktop. We regularly use in the department to introduce students giving then a step by step guide to Pro-Desktop Creativity in Computer Aided Design and Manufacture Pro/DESKTOP Solutions to CAD/CAM for Design and Technology Students
MrCompleteDT
Tamagotcha! PIC Cyberpet project

Tamagotcha! PIC Cyberpet project

Supporting material for a programmable electronic cyberpet project based on a PICAXE microcontroller and circuit. Includes background electronic theory including ohms law, component details, analogue & digital sensors etc and plenty of supporting activities to pick and choose from. Slides created in A4 portrait format for printing and using as booklets if required.
AdrianHW
Effective questioning Techniques in Design Technology Posters and activities

Effective questioning Techniques in Design Technology Posters and activities

This resource was creates alongside Bloom's Taxonomy to promote higer questioning techniques in Design Technology. I have created this resource to include A3 wall posters x7 alongside a word document with sample questioning stems and potential activities and products. This resource uses Bloom’s taxonomy to analyse design and technology questions. Bloom's was created in 1956 under the leadership of educational psychologist Dr Benjamin Bloom in order to promote higher forms of thinking in education, such as analyzing and evaluating concepts, processes, procedures, and principles, rather than just remembering facts
MrCompleteDT