Engaging activities for KS3 & 4

Engaging activities for KS3 & 4

Delivered by Dave Bausor: Lead practitioner & SLE for D&T – Ely College Academy. Co-Chair of the Cambridgeshire D&T Network

All delegates will be introduced to a range of simple activities that are designed to engage and enthuse students in both KS3 and 4 D&T. Delegates will get to take away the work they produce in the session and will have access to a number of other key resources that can be deployed to further support the development of their curriculum.

Learning outcomes

  • How to use simple and engaging activities and tasks to engage learners in the subject by:
  • Using visual stimuli and other resources to help avoid fixated outcomes when designing.
  • Hands on practical tasks that include:
  • Modelling and prototyping techniques, manipulating plastics, using simple and affordable electronics.


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