A useful visual mindmap of all of the EDEXCEL Design and Technology Papers and Boards Manufacturing Processes. This can help students when they are in the design process and labelling their designs, this will help them envisage how their designs could be manufactured, taking into account the breadth of the EDEXCEL specialist knowledge for Papers and Boards Inlcluding, Forces and Stresses, Binding, Surface Treatments, Stock Sizes, Fabricating/Assembly/Construction, Manufacturing Processes, Marking out, Quantity Production, Cutting, Reinforcement Techniques, Lettering and Printing.
A design annotation frame, that can be printed, laminated with the centre cut out to support students when they are annotating their design work. The frame contains the EDEXCEL Design and Technology specification content, to ensure successful, detailed annotation.
A sheet for Design and Technology students to record their testing of materials against different forces, e.g.Tension, Torsion, Compression, Bending and Shear.
Visual photograph instructions to help students make rebate, lap joint and finger joints using timber.
A useful knowledge organiser which give the materials properties for all of the EDEXCEL Design and Technology Materials specialisms. This is helpful for when the students are annoating their design work, or writing their specifications for their NEA.
A group of 12 posters with quotes from influential graphic designers.
A one sided homework to help students apply their maths knowledge to solving a range of materials calculations questions. Cost, area, volume, percentages. Suitable for Y8-Y9.