“The inventors of tomorrow have to be inspired today.” Sir James Dyson.
What is DT?
Design & Technology is the designing, making and evaluation of a product, based on a design criteria.
DT at Cockton Hill Junior School:
Design & Technology helps children to become problem solvers through practical tasks, using creativity and imagination. It represents an essential aspect of individual development of knowledge, concepts, skills and attitudes that enable pupils to engage in a broad range of creative activities in response to identifying needs and problems. It involves the relationship of ideas, judgements and manipulation materials, systems and equipment. It generates creative capability that can be applied to real life situations.
School leaders are currently updating planning overviews in line with the changes to our curriculum. Please contact school if you require further information about this curriculum area.