DT Long Term Plan
Freestanding structures – making a Billy Goats Gruff Bridge
Learning about freestanding structures within our environment and designing and making our own Billy Goats Gruff Bridge.
Design and make a bird themed souvenir
Exploring different types of bird feeders before designing, making and evaluating our very own Bird feeder.
Sliders and levers
Moving space pictures
Learning about how to create sliders and levers, and then using these to create a moving space picture.
Templates and joining
Capes for Traction Man
Textiles -Templates and joining techniques to create a new cape for Traction Man
Preparing fruit and veg – making fruit smoothies
Preparing fruit and vegetables – Creating an African Fruit Smoothie
Wheels and axles
Wheels and axles – Creating a catapult
2d shape to 3d product – sewing
“Ugg the stone age boy” - Sewing
Making soft trousers for Ugg
Making model pyramids for a class museum display
Healthy and varied diet
Investigating and making wraps to take on a journey when following a map
Pavilions - Monarchs
Levers and linkages
Romans – Lever and linkages
Simple circuits and switches
Electricity - Torches
Making a nightlight
Mechanical systems - gears, levers and pulleys
“The Iron Man” - Cranes
Making a crane to pull the Iron Man out of a hole
A healthy lifestyle – Super salads
Structures –making replicas of WW1 trenches
“Stay where you are and then leave” - WW1 model trenches
Creating replica/model WW1 trenches for
the purpose of displaying and educating a person/people.
Using different mechanisms for performace
Macbeth- creating character puppets and pop up scenes
The year 6 bake off – to design and create a themed cake.