Design and Technology encourages children to learn to think creatively and to solve problems both as individuals and as members of a team.
At Grindleton Primary School, we encourage children to design and make products that solve real and relevant problems within a variety of contexts. We aim to, wherever possible, link work to other disciplines such as mathematics, science, computing, and art.
Our pupils follow a key design process that includes a research, design, make and evaluation phase. All pupils are supported in the evaluation of their work and are encouraged to reflect on each phase of the design process to make adaptations where needed. We share and use key vocabulary in all lessons to further support the learning of all children.
At Grindleton Primary School, we aim to: