Design and Technology Year 1

Year 1 Design and Technology

IN YEAR 1 AND 2 IN DESIGN PUPILS SHOULD BE TAUGHT TO:

DESIGN

Design purposeful, functional, appealing products for themselves and other users based on design criteria
Generate, develop, model and communicate their ideas through talking, drawing, templates, mock-ups and, where appropriate, information and communication technology

MAKE

Select from and use a range of tools and equipment to perform practical tasks [for example, cutting, shaping, joining and finishing]
Select from and use a wide range of materials and components, including construction materials, textiles and ingredients, according to their characteristics

EVALUATE

Explore and evaluate a range of existing products
Evaluate their ideas and products against design criteria

TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE

Build structures, exploring how they can be made stronger, stiffer and more stable
Explore and use mechanisms [for example, levers, sliders, wheels and axles], in their product

 

In cooking and nutrition at KS1 Pupils should be taught to:

Key stage 1

Use the basic principles of a healthy and varied diet to prepare dishes
Understand where food comes from.

Year 1 children can:

I can use my own ideas to make something.
I can describe how something works.
I can cut food safely.
I can make a product which moves.
I can make my model stronger.
I can explain to someone else how I want to make my product.
I can choose appropriate resources and tools.
I can make a simple plan before making.

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