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Year 7- Students rotate through the following projects across the course of the school year with all students completing the introduction project first:

Introduction Project

Block Head Project

Ugly Doll Project

Food & Nutrition

Happy Cities Project

 

Year 8- Students rotate through the following projects across the course of the school year:

Animal Money Box Project

Storage Tidy Project

Movie Stand Project

Food & Nutrition

 

Year

Term

DT Carpentry

DT Engineering

Food

Textiles

9

1

Basic Skills Project/ Plane Project

Basic Skills Project/ Tea Light Holder Project

Futurechef project

Introduction to embellishment techniques

 

2

Plane Project/ Design Portfolio

Tea Light Holder Project

Investigating commodities / Developing culinary skills

Research skills

 

3

Aluminium Animal Project

Aluminium Animal Project

Investigating commodities / Developing culinary skills

Unit 1 Interior textiles based project

 

4

Themed Shelves Research & Design

Design Portfolio/ Pewter Casting

Investigating commodities / Developing culinary skills

Unit 1 Interior textiles based project

 

5

Themed Shelves Manufacture & Evaluation

Mechanical Systems Project

Investigating commodities / Developing culinary skills

Unit 1 Interior textiles based project

 

6

Computer Aided Design Skills

Computer Aided Design Skills

Investigating commodities / Developing culinary skills

Unit 1 Interior Textiles based project

10

1

Technical Drawing Skill Development

Technical Drawing Skill Development

Scientific investigations

Exploration into fashion

 

2

Multiple Timber Box

Multiple Timber Box

Exploring meat and fish

Exploration into fashion

 

3

Sustainable materials – Pallet Project Practice NEA

Sustainable materials – Pallet Project Practice NEA

Food provenance and seasonality

Unit 2 Fashion based project

 

4

Sustainable materials – Pallet Project Practice NEA

Sustainable materials – Pallet Project Practice NEA

Investigating nutrition

Unit 2 Fashion based project

 

5

Investigation Project

Investigation Project

Investigating nutrition

Unit 2 Fashion based project

 

6

Non Examination Assessment Commences

Non Examination Assessment Commences

Mock NEA2 project

Unit 2 Fashion based project

11

1

Non Examination Assessment / New Technologies Unit

Non Examination Assessment / New Technologies Unit

NEA1 coursework completion

Mock Unit 3 project

 

2

Non Examination Assessment/ Material Categories Unit

Non Examination Assessment/ Material Categories Unit

NEA2 coursework completion

Mock Unit 3 project

 

3

Non Examination Assessment/ Manufacture Methods Unit

Non Examination Assessment/ Manufacture Methods Unit

NEA2 coursework completion

Mock Unit 3 project

 

4

Non Examination Assessment/ Systems and Control Unit

Non Examination Assessment/ Systems and Control Unit

NEA2 coursework completion

Unit 3 Externally set synoptic assessment

 

5

Revision

Revision

Revision

Unit 3 Externally set synoptic assessment

 

6

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Unit 3 Externally set synoptic assessment

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