Lesson 3: Base building

Using nets, children create the base blocks of their steady hand games and decorate them in line with their design criteria

Learning Objectives

  • Cutting and assembling a net

  • Decorating the base to a high quality finish

  • Ensuring that the sides of the base are aligned when glued

  • Using tabs to secure the pieces of the net in place

Teacher Video: Base building


Example Nets
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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 DesignTo make, draw or write plans for something. and Technology as well as PE. Working as a subject…
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