News Tagged 'D&T'

Moving Toys

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Moving Toys

Moving Toys being made in D&T lessons can be a fun part of any project about toys, it opens up an understanding of how they work and how they were made. There are lots of websites to support teachers and children who want to make moving toys:

A Collection of Mechanical Toys – a video provided by  BBC Bitesize is a nice introduction ...

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BP Educational Service Primary Resources

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BP Educational Service Primary Resources is a set of free resources for ages 4 to 11, Key Stages 1 and 2 (KS1 & KS2) and Curriculum for Excellence 1st and 2nd Levels.

To use these resources:

Select your subject, use advanced search, or view the collections.” http://bpes.bp.com/primary-resources/

There are resources for Science, Design and ...

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All about Bridges, Technology and History

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All About BridgesThis post – All about Bridges – is a set of links related to the science, technology and history of bridge building.

Easy Science for Kids – has a page all about bridges, it explains in a similar way to the above video but adds another video of bridges all around the world. It would ...

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Design and Technology – Building

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DT BuildingAny project about castles, building or architecture will probably need some Design and Technology building work to supplement it. Here are various building projects suitable for children.

Adventures in Education – This site provides medium term plans and a whole unit of work based on Shelters. These are all free to download.

Teach It Primary – Has downloadable instructions for making an ...

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Structures

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structuresStructures are an important part of any topic or project about buildings and construction. These links may help teachers and children when undertaking such a topic.

Exploratorium – This site provides Structures around the world and shares lots of D&T possibilities whilst working on the topic of buildings.

Technology Student – Covers bridges in detail.

Science Sparks – Shares a page of ideas of work on structures ...

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