Design & Technology: Key Stage 1

Lesson plans and teacher videos to instill confidence in your teaching of D&T

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Kapow Primary's topics are based on the D&T Association's Projects on a Page scheme, with pupils' skills and knowledge being developed across five key areas: structures, mechanisms, electrical systems, cooking and nutrition and textiles.

Year 1

4 lessons
Food: Fruit and vegetables
4 lessons
Mechanisms: Making a moving story book
4 lessons
Structures: Constructing a windmill
4 lessons
Textiles: Puppets
4 lessons
Mechanisms: Wheels and axles

Year 2

4 lessons
Food: A balanced diet
4 lessons
Mechanisms: Making a moving monster
4 lessons
Structures: Baby Bear’s chair
4 lessons
Textiles: Pouches
4 lessons
Mechanisms: Fairground Wheel