Design and Technology
Design and Technology is about providing opportunity for children to use creativity and imagination to develop and plan products. They work with tools, equipment, materials and components too make quality products, making creative and informed choices along the way. Children are discuss, evaluate and amend and processes and products, giving and receiving constructive advice. Making mistakes is a huge part of Design and Technology and integral to learning.
Children should also develop skills alongside the design process related to food technology, woodwork, sewing, moving mechanisms and more.
Design Technology Long Term Plan
Cooking and Nutrition
Each year group takes part in one Design and Technology topic twice per term and one of these topics is food related. This may be linked with other subjects or also have a Design focus. Cooking is enhanced through other special weeks like Savory Food Fortnight.
Food Long Term Plan