Lesson 3: Making Baby Bear’s Chair

Considering what kind of chair Baby Bear would like, pupils develop a design criteria which uses all their knowledge of building strong and stable structures and begin to make their chairs

Learning Objectives

  • Remembering that chairs are structures and need to be strong, stiff and stable
  • Creating joints and structures from paper/card and tape

Lesson Plan

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Making Baby Bear’s Chair

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Vicki Risianova,  
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After 4 years of being a TV and radio presenter, Vicki headed to the secondary classroom where she spent 12 years teaching Design and Technology as well as PE. Working as a subject leader, she ran D&T tournaments and weekly…
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