Year 8 Autumn 2 - Progress Report

Design Technology

Students have undertaken projects in all of the material areas within Design Technology. Students have studied a range of different design and make activities and focussed practical tasks in 5 material areas, Electronics, Food, Graphics, Textiles and Product Design over the last half term.



Students have performed in four of the eight activities that they will perform during the year. The activities they have participated in to date will be dependent on their gender and group

The assessment is an average of their performance over the four activities. In addition to practical performance we also consider students application of skill, evaluation of performance and knowledge of fitness and health.



Students have continued to develop their their data handling skills and have extended this to presenting evidence and communication information for a specified audience and purpose.