Lesson 2: Designing spaces

Working to a specific brief, children work collaboratively to create a design for an empty room

Learning Objectives

  • Knowing that a design requires both planning and purpose

  • Working collaboratively to a design brief

  • Knowing that designers start with ideas and rough drawings before finalising their designs

  • Understanding the work of an important British design team

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Susan Coles,  
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Teacher Video: Designing spaces

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