Design and Technology is a way of thinking creatively to solve a problem.
Design and technology is an inspiring, rigorous and practical subject. That encourages children to design and make products that solve real and relevant problems within a variety of contexts, considering their own and others’ needs, wants and values.
- National Curriculum
We encourage children to identify a problem and work either individually or as part of a team to solve that problem. We encourage the children to take risks, be resourceful, resilient, creative and use logic to develop ideas.
We appreciate that DT is a problem solving-led subject and we seek to answer fundamental questions such as:
We have planned the curriculum based on the: