Key Stage 3

Scheme Of Work

Year 7

Autumn Term

Spring Term

Summer Term

Plastics

Acrylic photo frame

Designing:

· 1st Ideas

· CardModelling

· Final Drawn idea

· 3-D drawing

· The hole saw

· The strip heater

· Polishing Acrylic

· Material Analysis

Wood

Wooden Slide Pencil Case

Designing:

· 1st ideas

· Final idea

· Isometric drawing

· Orthographic drawing

· Material Analysis

· Step by step plans

· Using Jigs

· Cutting lists

Textiles

Fabric stuffed animal

Designing:

· 1st ideas

· Final Drawing

· Patterns

· Material analysis

· Weaving & Knitting

· Package research

· Packaging ideas

Graphics - Christmas Box

Designing card nets:

· Using Corel-Draw

· Scoring and cutting

Control Technology

· Using computers to control LEGO robots

Year 8

Autumn Term

Spring Term

Summer Term

Metal

Steel Candle Holder

Designing:

· 1st ideas for candle top

· 1st ideas for stem

· Final idea Brazing

· Metal Analysis

· Screws and rivets

Graphics

Styro-Foam model of Radio

Designing:

· Radio Research

· Radio Analysis

· 1st Ideas

· Final Idea

· Isometric

· Orthographic

· Presentation Techniques

· Injection Moulding

Plastics

Plastic torch card package with plastic blister packaging

Designing:

· 1st Ideas

· Final Idea

· Electronic Components

· Package ideas

· Final package idea

Structures

Design and test to destruction a wooden bridge.

Year 9

Resistant Materials And Graphics

Food

Textiles

Desk Tidy

Final wooden desk tidy with PVC top produced on CAM

Designing:

· Desk tidy research

· Stationary research 1st ideas

· Final idea

· CAD idea for top

· What is CAD CAM

· Material Analysis

· Testing & Evaluating

Biscuit Making

 

 

Graphics

Designing an MP3 player and its Packaging

Designing:

· MP3 research

· 1st ideas

· Developing the idea

· Final idea Corel draw

· Final Idea

· 1st ideas for package

· Final idea for package

· Material Analysis

· Vacuum forming

· Making Styro-foam model of MP3 player

· Card backed blister package.