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    Design & Technology



    Our curriculum for design and technology aims to inspire and develop pupils' practical skills, creativity and imagination. Within a variety of contexts, pupils will be given the opportunity to design, make and evaluate products that solve real and relevant problems whilst acquiring a broad range of subject knowledge and drawing on wider related disciplines such as mathematics, science, engineering, computing and art.

    Our annual 'Marketplace' event enables all pupils to enhance  and develop their skills and apply them in a practical purposeful manner. Pupils have planned, designed and sold a variety of products resulting in profit which have been spent on a variety of classroom resources of their choice.

    Pupils in Key Stage 2 are taught how to cook and apply the principles of nutrition and healthy eating, thus instilling a love of cooking and enabling them to develop  crucial life skills.  

    Lessons are taught using a cross-curricular approach, although some skills may be taught discretely should they not link to the cross curricular topics being taught.

    Pupils will be taught:

    You can see an overview by cohorts on our curriculum page.