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DT vision


Design and Technology Intent February 2021.docx

Design and Technology intent

We have created a curriculum that gives children the opportunity to design, create and evaluate their own ideas.

DT long term plan 2020 – 2021.docx

Design and Technology Long Term Plan 

SJ DT overview

Design and Technology overview

DT skills overview

Year 1 key skills

Year 2 key skills

Year 3 key skills

Year 4 key skills

Year 5 key skills

Year 6 key skills


Here are some of the projects we have been working on.

Reception have been experimenting with different materials. Using them in different ways to create a jungle scene.


Year 1/2 have create free standing structures, designing their own Tudor houses.


Year 3/4 have


Year 5 have


Year 6 have




Useful links:

KS1 bitesize DT

KS2 bitesize DT

DT home learning project ideas


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