Lacewood Primary School

Always try your best to be your best

Design and Technology

  • To develop pupils’ designing and making skills,
  • To teach pupils the knowledge and understanding, within each child’s ability, that will be required to complete the making of their product,
  • To use skills and knowledge gained from other subjects when making their product, such as measuring, communication and drawing skills,
  • To teach pupils the safe and effective use of a range of tools, materials and components,
  • To develop pupils’ understanding of the ways in which people have designed products in the past and present to meet their needs,
  • To develop pupils’ creativity and innovation through designing and making,
  • To develop pupils’ understanding of technological processes, their management and their contribution to society