Lesson 2: Cushion Design

After evaluating a range of cushions, pupils design one of their own, ensuring that it satisfies the design criteria

Learning Objectives

  • Designing a cushion

  • Using a paper template

  • Cutting fabric accurately

Lesson Plan

Evaluating cushions and creating designs for their own
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Cushion Images Powerpoint
Animal Templates
Cushion Design Sheet
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