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Girls’ School

Home Learning - Design & Technology

The home learning tasks below are intended to support you should you need to self-isolate for 10 days. Please read and follow the instructions below.

KS3 Design Technology (inc. Food)

Year 7

You should be attending the lessons through teams, however if you are unable to attend please can you look on your class channel and complete your assignments in order of date. Do not worry if you are behind the class as you will be given appropriate time to catch up.

Year 8

You should be attending the lessons through teams, however if you are unable to attend please can you look on your class channel and complete your assignments in order of date. Do not worry if you are behind the class as you will be given appropriate time to catch up.

Year 9

Lesson 1 & 2. Electronic components

Watch https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/clips/zwpd7ty

Activity:

Read the following pages

https://www.technologystudent.com/elec1/compn1.htm

https://www.technologystudent.com/elec1/compn2.htm

https://www.technologystudent.com/elec1/compn3.htm

Complete this quiz Microsoft forms

https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=cRBqp8eb30OQ9sG4lloJNfF710GTjY5BtHMXn3A7G5JUOTVOUkQ2OUZOUzJBTVJCM09ZM1hKT0dERy4u 

Lesson 3.

Watch this video about how a loud speaker works:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/clips/zkrtsbk

Create your own speaker case design based off biomimicry and email it to your teacher.

KS4 Food Preparation and Nutrition

These are all standalone lessons from BBC bitesize. Click on the links provided below. Watch the videos, read the supporting information and then take the tests.

Year 10

This is for the whole 5 lessons it is to create a mini NEA 1

Watch the video and complete the template provided this is a mock NEA 1, both to be found in your teams channel.

Add as much detail as you can and remember to quote the scientific knowledge found in the textbook.

Year 11

You should be attending the lessons through teams as we are completing your NEA or revision tasks. Work will be set through Teams as normal.

KS4 Product Design

Year 10

These are all standalone lessons from BBC bitesize. Click on the links provided below. Watch the videos, read the supporting information and then take the tests.

Lesson 1. https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/zn4bcj6/revision/1

Lesson 2. https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/zf8ck2p/revision/1

Lesson 3. https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/zfq8jty/revision/1

Lesson 4. https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/z6kr97h/revision/1

Lesson 5. https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/zbt26yc/revision/1

Year 11

You should be attending the lessons through teams as we are completing your NEA or revision tasks. Work will be set through Teams as normal.

KS5 Product Design and Fashion and Textiles

For A-Level students please note that bespoke work will be set by the subject teachers.