This design inspiration lesson can be taught as a standalone lesson or as part of a design project.
This lesson aims to get pupils thinking about visual inspiration. They are asked to discuss what they think inspired famous products and are then tasked with generating quick design ideas for their product using given visual promps. This lesson was used for a phone case project but could be adapted to fit any project.
The powerpoint and worksheet are included.
This is my year 7 textiles project in which they make a calico drawstring bag which is painted with thermochromic paint. It is 13 lessons long. The resources include the PPT, all 3 homework sheets, teacher assessment sheets and worksheets.
Pupils learn about health and safety, smart materials, block printing, fabrics, product anaysis, different stitches on the machine and by hand and the overlocker.
There are starters and plenaries included for most lessons.