Lesson 4: Decorating and assembling my toy

Pupils add decorations and assemble the final components to complete their pneumatic toys

Learning Objectives

  • Testing and finalising ideas against design criteria

  • Remembering that materials are selected due to their functional and aesthetic characteristics

  • Knowing how to manipulate materials to create different effects by cutting, creasing, folding, weaving, etc

Lesson Plan

Testing, finalising and decorating my pneumatic toy
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Teacher Video: Making pneumatic toys

Note that this Teacher Video is the same as the Teacher Video in the previous lesson

Created by:
Vicki Risianova,  
Design & Technology specialist
After 4 years of being a TV and radio presenter, Vicki headed to the secondary classroom where she spent 12 years teaching DesignTo make, draw or write plans for something. and Technology as well as PE. Working as a subject…
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