Statement of Intent:
Our Design and Technology curriculum enables children to understand how imagination, innovation, testing and refinement help to develop a product that is fit for purpose. Through exploration and critical appraisal of past and present design and technology, children will deepen their knowledge of some of the significant design innovations that we use and that benefit us in our daily lives.
The ‘Big Ideas’:The ‘Big Ideas’ underpinning the Design and Technology curriculum in our school are: purpose, problem-solving and evaluation. These form an integral part of the development of skills and the learning of key concepts in this area of the curriculum.