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KS3 Curriculum Guide - Year 7 Design Technology
Term 1CAD/CAM Key fob project
• Secondary research tasks. • Design ideas and development of product. • Specification writing. • CAD training in 2D Design tasks. • Manufacture of product. • Packaging development using Vacuum former. • Evaluation and testing.
Assessment: Once every 2/4 weeks on specific pieces of design process and making.Key Words and Terms
 
Term 2Completion of CAD/CAM key fob project
Start of Buzzer project.
Assessment: Once every 2/4 weeks on specific pieces of design process and making. Final assessment of CAD/CAM key fob project.Key Words and Terms
 
Term 3Buzzer Project
• Secondary research tasks. • Design ideas. • Designing using ADOBE suite. • Manufacture of product using workshop tools. • Soldering and understanding of electronics and LEDs. • Evaluation and testing.
Assessment: Once every 2/4 weeks on specific pieces of design process and making. Final assessment of buzzer project.Key Words and Terms
 
Term 4Decorative tote bag
• Secondary research tasks including product analysis. • Design ideas and drawing techniques. • Machine health and safety. • Machine testing of materials and manufacturing methods. • Manufacture of product using decorative techniques such as embroidery and appliqué. • Evaluation and testing.
Assessment: Once every 2/4 weeks on specific pieces of design process and making.Key Words and Terms
 
Term 5Completion of decorative tote bag
Start of Sock soft toy project.
Assessment: Once every 2/4 weeks on specific pieces of design process and making. Final assessment of decorative tote bag project.Key Words and Terms
 
Term 6Sock soft toy project
• Secondary research tasks including product analysis. • Design ideas. • Toy health and safety theory. • Up cycling of socks to create a toy, planning and preparation. • Manufacture of product using machine and hand stitching techniques. • Evaluation and testing with photographs.
Assessment: Once every 2/4 weeks on specific pieces of design process and making. Final assessment of sock soft toy project.Key Words and Terms
 

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