Design Technology at Hawthorn
In design technology, children use creativity and imagination to design and make products.
Design technology gives children the opportunity to develop skills, knowledge and understanding of designing and making functional products.
Year 1 created their own pop up puppets after learning about toys from the past.
They designed their puppet and then used their plan to create it. The children evaluated their puppet and thought about how they could improve it next time
After learning about George Stephenson, Year 1 designed their own 'rocket' and then created it.
Year 3 collected chard and leeks from their raised bed and then made 'Rainbow Chard and Leek Soup'.
In Year 4, the children designed and created labyrinths.
In Year 3, the children designed and made a stone age house using outdoor materials. They then evaluated their design.